Charitas (Charity), from The Seven Virtues

Philip Galle, Netherlandish, 1537 - 1612, after Pieter Bruegel, the elder, Netherlandish, 1520 - 1569

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1559

Engraving on laid paper

Impression: 8 1/4 × 11 5/16 in. (21 × 28.7 cm)

Sheet: 8 3/4 × 11 7/16 in. (22.2 × 29 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Dr. Franz H. and Gula A. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P

PR.950.6.4

Publisher

Hieronymus Cock, Antwerp

Geography/Culture

Europe, Netherlands

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: N. Cock excude.; center: CHARITAS; lower right: Bruegel 1559

Exhibition History

Prints & Drawings of the Northern Renaissance, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 21-Jully 11, 1976.

A Space for Dialogue 17, Sexes in the City: Exploring Urban Men and Women through Five Centuries of Popular Prints, Megan Fontanella, Class of 2004, Class of 1954 Curatorial Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 30-March 28, 2004.

17th and 18th Century Prints, Art 46 Northern Baroque, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 18-April 23, 1978.

Provenance

Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1950.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein 134

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