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A King and His Counsellors

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A King and His Counsellors

16th century
16th century

Hans Burgkmair, the elder, German, (1473–1531)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Woodcut
Series: from Der Weis Konig
Edition: Proof for Max Treitzsauerwein, Der Weis Konnig (H.V. 116 F.)
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Huth, 1911 (Lugt page 467, column 1)
Bibliography: See Der Weisskunig, a 1985 facsimile of the 1775 reprint, plate 144 (Art Library LC call number PT1567 M6 A75 1775a).
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1940
Accession Number: 1940.D1.33

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  • dukes - European noblemen holding a duchy, ranking highest in the peerage. [November 1995 related term added; descriptor moved. July 1994 scope note added; related term added. February 1993 descriptor moved. December 1992 alternate term added.]
  • government
  • meetings
  • officers (military officers) - Use for those who hold a position of authority or command in the armed forces, specifically those holding it by commission. For those holding positions of trust and authority within a civil, governmental, or private context, use "officers (administrators)." [January 1993 descriptor added.]
  • royalty - Class within the nobility consisting of those who are descended from or related to a monarch or line of monarchs. [February 1993 alternate term deleted, was 'royal'. January 1993 related term added. December 1990 descriptor added.]

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