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Touch, from the series The Five Senses

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 212 x 286 mm
  • Inv. 2014-LM-3

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Pieter Cool RKD
Antwerp ca. 1570 - 1608
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Maerten de Vos RKD Wikidata
Antwerp 1532 - Antwerp 1603

Joannes Galle RKD
Antwerp 1600 - Antwerp 1676

Title Touch, from the series The Five Senses
Period 16th century
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription in the depiction, centre: Tactus
printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Scorpius irata tactus dat vulnera cauda
printed inscription outside the depiction, bottom left: Vos invent.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: Ioannes Galleus/ excudit.
stamps (tools) reverse, lower left: Stad Gent / Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-LM-3
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055866 allegory (artistic device) AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300263554 animal paintings AAT
300015636 landscapes AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11D Christ Iconclass
11D3 Christ as adult Iconclass
21D water (one of the four elements) Iconclass
25F33(EAGLE) predatory birds: eagle Iconclass
25F35(PARROT) ornamental birds: parrot Iconclass
25F42 snakes Iconclass
25F713 spiders Iconclass
25G3 trees Iconclass
25H2 landscapes with waters, waterscapes, seascapes (in the temperate zone) Iconclass
25H214 lake Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA235 sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
31D13 adolescent, young woman, maiden Iconclass
46C13141 horse Iconclass
46C144 four-wheeled, animal-drawn vehicle, e.g.: cab, carriage, coach Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
73C33 the miraculous draught of fishes (before the Resurrection) on the Lake of Gennesaret (Sea of Galilee); James and John helping to bring in the nets (Luke 5:1-11) Iconclass
School / Style Renaissance AAT
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