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Massacre of the Innocents

ca. 1584
16th century
473 x 374 mm (18.6 x 14.7 in.)

Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, (1558–1617)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
State: First of three states
Edition: Unfinished plate, with large areas left unexecuted
Marks: Watermark: Watermark as in Strauss i/iii
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Friedrich August II, 1797–1854, King of Saxony (Lugt 971); J.K. Ammann & J.J. Ammann, 1799 (Lugt 9)
Bibliography: Bartsch 23 (vol. 3, p. 18); Hollstein 17 i; Strauss 206 i/iii.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1939
Accession Number: 1939.D1.168

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  • plate Dimensions: 473 x 374 mm (18.6 x 14.7 in.)

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