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  • Etienne Delaune
    circa 1519–1583
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • untitled, 1580
  • Where object was made: France
  • engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 70 x 98 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 94 x 118 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 2 3/4 x 3 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 3 11/16 x 4 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0479

A man on a hill looks out towards a river with castles. There are men on boats in the river. In the top left corner a castle burns. There is a tree that stretches vertically from the bottom of the print to the top. There is a large sun appearing behind a hill in the distance at top right.