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Februarius (February)
  • Jan van de Velde II, artist
    1593–1641
    born: Rotterdam or Delft, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Enkhuizen, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
    Claes Jansz. Visscher the younger, publisher
    1587–1652
    born: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; active: Dutch Republic (presen
  • Februarius (February), 1616
  • The Months
  • Where object was made: Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 155 x 301 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 161 x 306 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/8 x 11 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 5/16 x 12 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 28 x 18 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0019.02
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A view of a city, including a canal or river, bridge, and boat on the left side of the print. In front of a tower-like building, a barrel, table, and goods occupy the center of the print. On the right, a group of people on the right side of the print stand around a large fire. Pisces symbol in TLC. Fish symbol in TRC.