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Spes / Hope: AD.1.18-516

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Spes / Hope
Seven virtues


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Matham, Jacob (After)
Draughtsman: Goltzius, Hendrik (After)




A female figure, whole length, in a landscape with an anchor, holding an eagle

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library


Free copy after the engraving attributed to Matham, in an oval border. Probably cut from the border of a larger print.

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.1.18-516
Primary reference Number: 195110
New Hollstein (Dutch Flemish): 478 copy e? (Golzius)
New Hollstein (Dutch Flemish): 322 copy e (Matham)
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Audit data

Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Friday 23 September 2022 Last processed: Friday 23 September 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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