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late 16th century - early 17th century
16th/17th century

Crispijn de Passe, the elder (aka Crispijn I de Passe), Dutch, (ca. 1565–1637)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Series: Number 3 from set of four engravings The Four Continents
Bibliography: Franken 1200; Hollstein 599 (vol. 15, p. 205).
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1971
Accession Number: 1971.38.2.3

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  • continents
  • geography - Science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, air, and the distribution of plant and animal life, including human beings, their activities and territorial organizations. W [April 1993 related term added. February 1991 alternate term added.]

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