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Vertumnus and Pomona, 1605

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 258 x 211 mm
  • Inv. 2014-NB

Public Domain

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Vertumnus and Pomona, both naked, the god and goddess of fruit, sit on a stone in front of a tree. Vertumnus asks for the apple that Pomona holds in her hand. In the foreground is fruit.


Jan Saenredam RKD
Zaandam 1565 - 1566 - Assendelft 1607
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem RKD
Haarlem 1562 - Haarlem 1638

Title Vertumnus and Pomona
Date 1605
Period 17th century
Location Assendelft TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-NB
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300417629 mythologies (religious concept) AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015636 landscapes AAT
Keywords Iconclass 25G3 trees Iconclass
31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) Iconclass
31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) - AA - female human figure Iconclass
31D12 youth, young man, adolescent Iconclass
31D13 adolescent, young woman, maiden Iconclass
41C653 fruit Iconclass
41C653(APPLE) fruit (APPLE) Iconclass
9 Classical Mythology and Ancient History Iconclass
92 gods ~ classical mythology Iconclass
96A18 (story of) Vertumnus Iconclass
96A1821 Vertumnus and Pomona Iconclass
School / Style Renaissance AAT
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