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Ruins of the Baths of Diocletian
  • Hieronymus Cock
    circa 1510–1570
    born: Antwerp, Habsburg Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
  • Ruins of the Baths of Diocletian, 1550
  • a series of 27 views
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • etching, engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 230 x 325 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 269 x 344 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0039
Description
Catalogue raisonné

View of the ruins of the Baths of Diocletian. Six figures and two dogs meander across the foreground from left to right. Two couples walk within the arched opening of the baths. Foliage and brush grows out of the top of the ruins. Three small birds fly through the sky.