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  • Place of origin:

    Antwerp (Published)

  • Date:

    1570-1595 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Marten de Vos, born 1532 - died 1603 (Designer)
    Collaert, Adriaen (Printmaker)
    Collaert, Adriaen (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 67

Physical description

Plate 1.

Place of Origin

Antwerp (Published)


1570-1595 (Published)


Marten de Vos, born 1532 - died 1603 (Designer)
Collaert, Adriaen (Printmaker)
Collaert, Adriaen (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the upper centre of the plate:


Lettered in the lower centre left of the plate:

'M. de Vos inuent.'

Lettered in the lower centre right of the plate:

'Adr. Collaert sculp et excu.'

Lettered in the lower centre of the plate:

'SPIRITVS SAPIENTIAE. / Per me Reges regnant, et legum conditores / iusta decernunt. Per me Principes imperant. / Prouerb. 8.'

Numbered '1.' in the lower left of the plate.


Height: 25.3 cm Cut to, Width: 15.7 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Adriaen Collaert after Maarten de Vos. 1 of 5 plates from a suite of 7 representing The Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit. Antwerp, 1570-1595.

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

Diels, Ann ; Balis, Arnout ; Leesberg, Marjolein ., The new Hollstein : Dutch and Flemish etchings, engravings and woodcuts 1450-1700 (Rotterdam: Sound and Vision Publishers, 2005-2006): vol. 15, The Collaert Dynasty, Part V, nos. 1061-1067.


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