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Petrus Peckius. Oil painting.

Date
1900
Reference
582468i
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Description

Jurisconsult and member of the Grand conseil of Malines; b. at Ziriczee, Zeeland, in 1529; studied at Louvain where he resided for almost 40 years, until he moved to Malines, where he died in 1589

Rests his right hand on a skull

Publication/Creation

1900

Physical description

1 painting : oil on wood ; wood 31 x 25 cm

Lettering

Petrus Peckius Ziricaeus consiliarius machlinensis

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 582468i

Reproduction note

Presumed to be copied from an engraving attributed to Philips Galle in the series Illustrium Galliae Belgicae scriptorum icones et elogi, Antwerp ca. 1604-1608, with the hand and skull added



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