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Iunius (June)
  • 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
  • Iunius (June), 1616
  • The Months
  • Where object was made: Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 159 x 303 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 162 x 307 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 11 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/8 x 12 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 28 x 18 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0019.06
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Tree trunks and a well are in the center of the print. A figure playing an instrument and two sheep occupy the left side of the image. A shepherd’s crook and jar sit in the corner. Sheep and other figures populate the background of the left side. Foliage occupies the right corner. Crab or lobster in the TLC. Cancer symbol in the TRC.