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Aut Deo, aut mundo, from the series Novae regionum aliquot amaenissimarum delineationes, ca. 1601 - 1625

  • etching, paper
  • 137 x 166 mm
  • Inv. 2014-CY

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Matthäus I Merian RKD
Basel 1593 - Bad Schwalbach 1650

Peter II Aubry RKD
Oppenheim 1596 - Strasbourg ca. 1666 - 1668

Title Aut Deo, aut mundo, from the series Novae regionum aliquot amaenissimarum delineationes
Date ca. 1601 - 1625
Period 17th century
Location Strasbourg TGN
Medium and support etching AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription in the depiction, top right: 47
printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Aut Deo, aut mundo.
printed inscription outside the depiction, bottom left: Quis poterit coelum pariter, [...] simul haud est amor, atque Dei.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: G'en Himl zugleich [...] dWelt niemand kan schlecht.
stamps (tools) on the back, bottom right: Stad Gent / Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Collection print room
Object type etching AAT
Inventory number 2014-CY
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300015636 landscapes AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300253001 aphorisms AAT
Keywords Iconclass 21D water (one of the four elements) Iconclass
25F24(DEER) hoofed animals: deer Iconclass
25F36(DUCK) water-birds: duck Iconclass
25G3 trees Iconclass
25H15 forest, wood Iconclass
25H154 glade, 'Lichtung im Wald' Iconclass
25H2 landscapes with waters, waterscapes, seascapes (in the temperate zone) Iconclass
25H213 river Iconclass
25H214 lake Iconclass
43B13 walking, hiking (recreation) Iconclass
44G3129 (person) in fetters, not imprisoned Iconclass
46C513 'en route', traveller under way Iconclass
95A(ICARUS) (story of) Icarus, son of Daedalus Iconclass
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