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Swelinck January

Swelinck January

 
 
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January. Winter landscape with the Holy Family resting in a stable outside an inn in lower right, an angel pointing at the Virgin with child, a large tree at centre with a frozen river beyond, the Holy Family seen again on a road at left; zodiacal sign of Aquarius at top centre; letterpress in black and red ink above impression and on verso
Plate 1 in a series of engravings, The Twelve Months, showing the months with scenes from the New Testament and French text underneath.
Height: 141 millimetres

Width: 87 millimetres

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1624 - 1645
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