Bird Droppings Blinding Tobit, from The Story of Tobias

after Maarten de Vos, Flemish, 1532 - 1603


1582-1585; published 1643

Engraving on laid paper

2nd edition

Image: 7 3/4 × 11 7/8 in. (19.7 × 30.2 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/8 × 14 3/4 in. (28.3 × 37.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower right: M de vos inuentor / CVisscher excudebat; inscribed and numbered, in plate, bottom center: Senior Tobias se quieti tradens passerum stercore cecus fit; inscribed, in plate, upper left: YY

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein 45: 166

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