A Convent
Plate 13 from the series Landscapes

Claes Jansz. Visscher, Dutch, 1586/87 - 1652. Copy after an etching of 1559-1561 by Joannes van Doetecum the Elder, Netherlandish, first documented 1554, died 1605, and Lucas van Doetecum, Netherlandish, first documented 1554, died before 1578. After Master of the Small Landscapes, Dutch.

Made in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe


Etching with plate tone

Plate: 4 1/16 x 6 1/4 inches (10.2 x 15.9 cm) Sheet: 4 3/16 x 6 7/16 inches (10.6 x 16.3 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

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Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

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