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Aqua: P.4290-R-2

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Current Location: In storage


Water (Neptune)
The Four Elements


Printmaker: Galle, Philips



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1898) by Unknown


16th Century
Production date: circa AD 1564 : The first edition with the titles was printed in Haarlem in 1564.


From a set of four plates each with Latin verses by Hadrianus Junius (Adriaen de Jonghe, 1511–1575). State with the title.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4290-R-2
Primary reference Number: 198824
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 368 II/II
Illustrated Bartsch: 086:4
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Created: Thursday 1 May 2014 Updated: Tuesday 1 October 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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