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This and 16 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Grotteßco in diverßche manieren (Various Grotesques).

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1945

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Print, Plate 28, from Grotteßco: in diverßche manieren, 1564

This is a Print. It was designed by Jan Vredeman de Vries and etched by Johannes van Doetechum the Elder and Lucas van Doetechum and published by Gerard de Jode. It is dated 1564 and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is etching on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W: approx. 19 × 27.5 cm (7 1/2 × 10 13/16 in.) Platemark: 15.7 × 20.8 cm (6 3/16 × 8 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in brown ink, left margin: "28" ["2" obscured in gutter]

Cite this object as

Print, Plate 28, from Grotteßco: in diverßche manieren, 1564; Designed by Hans Vredeman de Vries (Dutch, 1527 - ca. 1606); France; etching on laid paper; H x W: approx. 19 × 27.5 cm (7 1/2 × 10 13/16 in.) Platemark: 15.7 × 20.8 cm (6 3/16 × 8 3/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1945-59-16

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