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10th edition, Antwerpsche Etsers
  • Jos. Ratinekx
  • 10th edition, Antwerpsche Etsers, 1890
  • Album der Antwerpsche Etsers (Album of Antwerp Etchers)
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • etching
  • Paper Type: cream wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 310 x 257 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 550 x 385 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 10 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 5/8 x 15 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0117
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Left side, printing press. Bottom left corner other etching tools; Bottom center coat-of-arms (lion rampant holding an escutcheon) on shield with laurel wreath; Bottom right eated nude female figure holding a banderole; center, two standing female figures, one on left partially nude holding palm frod; winged figure on right holding sheet of paper showing same scene in miniature. Right center edge city scape in background.