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A woman with shears holding a sheep; representing June. Engraving.

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26549i
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Description

Fishermen catch fish in a net. In the clouds the astrological sign of the scorpion can be seen

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; image 14.1 x 13.5 cm

Lettering

Iunius. Brachmonat. Kreps in Brachmond d' regierung hatt,/ Die Schaaf Bescherung darin angath./ Die Fischer mit Netzen und Angel,/ Sehen das sie nicht haben mangel. ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues: "Cancer regens est lunÿ,/ Tondere oves mensis solet,/ Hamo atque reti quærere/ Quique indigos pisces iubet"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26549i

Languages

  • German
  • Latin


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