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Visiting the Prisoners
  • Maarten de Vos
    born: Antwerp, Habsburg Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
    Petrus Firens, publisher
    circa 1580–1639
    active: Flanders (present-day Belgium)
  • Visiting the Prisoners, early 1600s
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19.3 x 23.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7.6 x 9.41 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21.6 x 26.8 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in matted with 1984.0162
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0161
Catalogue raisonné

Group of men in foreground of an interior that appears to be a torture chamber or jail.