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Title:

Hugo Grotius

Maker(s):

Cross, Thomas; printmaker; British artist, active 1644-1682
Walker, John (printseller); publisher; British 17th-century printseller

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

after 1644
inscription suggests this was engraved after a portrait dating from 1632

School/Style:

British

Technique:

engraving

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
paper; support

Dimension(s):

height
width

Acquisition:

given; 1963-07; Norton, M. A.

Inscription(s):

; plate top centre; printed; Hugo Grotius
; plate bottom centre; printed; AEt. 49 Ao 1632
; plate bottom centre; printed; De positum cali quod jure Batavia mater/ Horret, et haud credit se peperisse sibi/ Talem occulis, talem ore tulis se maximus Hugo./ Instar crede hominis, catera crede Dei.
signature; plate bottom right; printed; Tho: Cross Sculpsit
address; plate bottom left; printed; sould by Io: Walker

Accession:

Object Number: P.10-1963
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 32732; input: 2001-08-10; modified: 2003-07-18)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/32732





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