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Five legless men moving with the aid of crutches in a yard. Etching by F.D. Hillemacher after P. Bruegel, 1871.

  • Bruegel, Pieter, approximately 1525-1569.
Date
1871
Reference
43779i
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Description

The yard presumably belongs to an almshouse

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1871.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving ; image 10.3 x 14 cm

Lettering

Aldus verwalt der mensch in rampspoed en in sorgen ... P. Bruegel pinx. 1568. Fred Hillemacher sc. 1871

Lettering note

Dutch lettering continues underneath the print commenting on misfortune in life

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 43779i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Dutch
  • Latin


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