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Innocence attacked from four corners by "Iudex", "Persequutiō", "Avaritia" and "Invidia"; Justice looks down from above. Etching by C. Murer after himself, c. 1600-1614.

  • Murer, Christoph, 1558-1614
Date
1622
Reference
26697i
Part of
XL Emblemata miscella nova
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Publication/Creation

Zurich : Johann Rudolf Wolf, 1622.

Physical description

1 print : etching.

Lettering

Innocentia. Iudex. Iustitia. Avaritia. Persequutiō. Invidia. Innocentia

References note

For detailed information on Murer's series, see: Thea Vignau-Wilberg, 'Christoph Murer und die "XL. Emblemata miscella nova"' (Bern : Benteli Verlag, 1982)

Reproduction note

Murer executed four different versions of this design in his lifetime

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26697i

Languages

  • Latin


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