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A Persian King Presented with a Captured Tiger (Leopard)

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Joannes Stradanus ; Jan Collaert II ; Philips Galle

Date

c. 1596

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
A Persian King Presented with a Captured Tiger (Leopard), Joannes Stradanus      ;    Jan Collaert II      ;    Philips Galle
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings | Pen and brown ink and wash, heightened with white, border line in brown ink, incised and partially pricked for transfer
Size: 7 3/16 x 10 11/16 in. (18.26 x 27.15 cm)15 9/16 × 19 5/8 × 7/8 in. (39.53 × 49.85 × 2.22 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 16th-17th century
Inscriptions: Signature; InscriptionsInscribed in brown ink, verso (same hand as signature?): [un Roy de Perse à la chasse prend un Tigre qui avoit un Colier qui lui avoit etté mis par un des ses Predecesseurs] (A king of Persia at the hunt takes a tiger that has a Signed in ink, LR: [Stradanu. f.]
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Collector's Fund
Accession Number: 69.54
Artist: Joannes Stradanus, Flemish, 1523 - 1605
Role: Artist
Nationality: Flemish
Life Dates: Flemish, 1523 - 1605

Artist: Jan Collaert, Flemish, c. 1561 - c. 1620
Role: Engraver
Nationality: Flemish
Life Dates: Flemish, c. 1561 - c. 1620

Artist: Philips Galle, Flemish, 1537-1612
Role: Publisher
Nationality:
Life Dates: Flemish, 1537-1612
Added to Site: February 28, 2009