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December
  • 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
  • December, 1616
  • The Months
  • Where object was made: Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 155 x 300 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 160 x 306 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/8 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 12 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 28 x 18 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0019.12
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Winter scene with a bridge spanning the images with buildings on either side of the bridge. Skaters and sleds move across and into the scene. A boat occupies the left side of the print. Seagoat in ULC. Capricorn symbol in URC.