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Wood Nymphs Presenting to Venus the First Fruits of the Season
  • Jan Harmensz Muller, artist
    1571–1628
    born: Amsterdam, Seventeen Provinces (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
    Bartholomaeus Spranger
    1546–1611
    born: Antwerp, Habsburg Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
    Cornelis Danckerts I, publisher
    circa 1603–1656
    born: Amsterdam Netherlands
  • Wood Nymphs Presenting to Venus the First Fruits of the Season, circa 1591
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 284 x 203 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 286 x 204 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/8 x 8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 8 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0324
Description
Catalogue raisonné

Seated nude female left is offerred fruit by three women right, decorated with column, drapery, and putti.