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PM 157-2003: PM 157-2003

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Publisher: Joh. Enschedé en Zonen
Illustrator: Noorde, Cornelis van



"In 1751 Joh. Enschedé issued a specimen sheet of the 'Hierogliphisch Alphabeth', a set of ornamental initials drawn and cut by Cornelis van Noorde (1731-1795). The inside shows a study in ink, while on the front three of the resulting initials, dressed as Roman numerals, announce the New Year. Collection Museum Enschedé"

Place(s) associated

  • Haarlem

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1989

Components of the work

Support composed of paper (fibre product)

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PM 157-2003
Primary reference Number: 94965
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 24 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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