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The Sense of Hearing, from the series The Five Sences

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 218 x 287 mm
  • Inv. 2014-LM-2

Public Domain

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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 The Sense of Hearing, from the series The Five Sences
Period 16th century
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription in the depiction, centre: Auditus
printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Cerve fugax facilis varios audire sonores
printed inscription outside the depiction, bottom left: Vos invent.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: Ioannes Galleus/ excudit.
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-LM-2
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
Keywords Iconclass 25F24(DEER) hoofed animals: deer Iconclass
25G3 trees Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA235 sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
43A421 chariot, triumphal car Iconclass
46C144 four-wheeled, animal-drawn vehicle, e.g.: cab, carriage, coach Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
48C7321 lyre, cithara, psaltery Iconclass
48C75 making music; musician with instrument Iconclass
71A6 expulsion of Adam and Eve from paradise (Genesis 3:22-24) Iconclass
71A611 an angel chases Adam and Eve out of paradise with a (flaming) sword Iconclass
School / Style Renaissance AAT
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