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attributed to Johannes Wierix

Portrait of Pieter Bruegel (1526/1530-1569)
The Hague,
whereabouts
Object information
Object category
print
Support/medium
paper, copper engraving
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 20,30 x 12,5 cm
Signature/inscription
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Current attribution
attributed to Johannes Wierix
Date
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1554 - 1635
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Represented
IB number
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2012143
Identification based on
opschrift
Notes portrait
Afmetingen: afmetingen binnen plaatrand.Onderschrift: 'PETRO BRVEGEL, PICTORI'Daaronder in boekdruk 11-regelig Latijns vers in cursieve letters, in twee kolommen (van D. Lampsonius).Opschrift rechtsboven: '19.'Opschrift midden onder: '19'Opschrift rechtsonder: 'Dj'Eerste staat.Voor een afdruk van dezelfde plaat in de derde staat zie IB 2013594.In: Pictorvm aliqvout celebrivm [....], Antwerpen, bij de wed. H. Cock(1572 volgens Hollstein,volgens Van Someren: 1562) (Van Someren I, nr. 210a, op p. 198 wordt de prent genoemd).Literatuur: Van Someren 794a; Hollstein dl. 67 (2004) (The Wierix family dl, 9), p. 170, nr. 2931/I, afb. op p. 175 (als toegeschreven aan Jan Wierix)Beschrijving: baret, lange snor en baard, kleine plooikraag over platte kraag.
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Entered on: 2009-07-07; Last modification: 2016-09-30

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