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The Triumph of Humility: 22.i.8-162

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The Triumph of Humility
The Cycle of the Vicissitudes of Human Affairs


Printmaker: Cort, Cornelis
Publisher: Cock, Hieronymus
Draughtsman: Heemskerck, Maerten van (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


16th Century
Production date: circa AD 1564


State I/III

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.i.8-162
Primary reference Number: 165997
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 128-139 (Heemskerck, as by Coornhert)
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 488 (Heemskerck)
Kerrich: p.63-4
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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