standing draped female figure wearing a leafy crown, earrings, beaded necklace, armlets and leg decorations on her calves; woman holds a basket in her PR hand with flowers and has her PL hand on her hip; figures in LLC seated around a table--one figure plays a lute; symbols for Gemini, Taurus and Aries in sky; face blowing wind in sky at right; round image

Allegory of Spring, 1589

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The Richard Lewis Hillstrom Fundexpand_more  2007.49.1.2

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Details
Title
Allegory of Spring
Artist Life
1558–1617
Role
Engraver
Accession Number
2007.49.1.2
Provenance
Private collection, United States; (Childs Gallery, Boston); sold to MIA, 2007.
Catalogue Raisonne
Hollstein 300 i/ii; Bartsch 140
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standing draped female figure wearing a leafy crown, earrings, beaded necklace, armlets and leg decorations on her calves; woman holds a basket in her PR hand with flowers and has her PL hand on her hip; figures in LLC seated around a table--one figure plays a lute; symbols for Gemini, Taurus and Aries in sky; face blowing wind in sky at right; round image