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  • Place of origin:

    Germany (Probably, Published)

  • Date:

    1580-1623 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    de Bry, Johann Israel , born 1565 - died 1609 (Printmaker)
    Theodor de Bry, born 1528 - died 1598 (Publisher)
    Bry, Johann Theodor de, born 1561 - died 1623 (Publisher)
    Giovanni Andrea Maglioli (Designer)
    Anonymous engraver (Engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.201-1950

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 65

Physical description

Engraving for a frieze depicting sea-monsters, fishes and a semi-human figure

Place of Origin

Germany (Probably, Published)

Date

1580-1623 (Published)

Artist/maker

de Bry, Johann Israel , born 1565 - died 1609 (Printmaker)
Theodor de Bry, born 1528 - died 1598 (Publisher)
Bry, Johann Theodor de, born 1561 - died 1623 (Publisher)
Giovanni Andrea Maglioli (Designer)
Anonymous engraver (Engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the lower centre of the plate:

'de brij fe: et: excu'

Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm Cut to, Width: 22.8 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Johann Theodor de Bry after Giovanni Maglioli. One of five plates of friezes of sea monsters. Germany, 1580-1623.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

de Jong, M. and de Groot, I., Ornamentprenten in het Rijksprentenkabinet I, 15de & 16de eeuw, ‘s-Gravenhage, 1988, no.603.B.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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