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The task of the Church (a pope inspired by Truth and Faith): AD.1.18-252

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The task of the Church (a pope inspired by Truth and Faith)
Trium Humani generis ordinum sive statuum, Ecclesiastici videlic et, Regii, et Plebeii, graphica deliniatio (The Devine Charge to the Three Estates)


Printmaker: Collaert, Adriaen
Publisher: Galle, Philips
Draughtsman: Vos, Maarten de (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


16th Century
Production date: circa AD 1585

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.1.18-252
Primary reference Number: 195147
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 1070
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 1257 I/II (Vos)
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Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 31 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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