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Patience
1552
from the Virtues and Vices series, 1552

Medium
engraving
Measurements
10.2 × 6.1 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
The Illustrated Bartsch 119 (vol. 16, p. 194); Hollstein vol. I, p. 58
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) l.l. 1552 / AG (monogram)
printed in ink below image l.l.-l.r. Botibus herois Patientia plena quietis / Qua deus aetherei miĊżit ab arce poli
stamped in purple ink on reverse c. NATIONAL GALLERY / OF VICTORIA (in oval) (Lugt 1932g)
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.r. R.S. 1062A (A in superscript)
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.c. B119 / Patience
inscribed in pencil on small backing sheet l.r. La Patience
inscribed in pen and brown ink on small backing sheet on reverse c.l. WS (Lugt 2650: W. Sharp)
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.l. (...illeg.) (largely erased)
inscribed in pen and brown ink l.r. (...illeg.)
stamped in ink l.l. (top of square) (collector's stamp; incomplete. Probably Lugt 2364: Sir Joshua Reynolds)
inscribed in pencil on large backing sheet c.r. R.S. 1062 (1062 in a circle)
inscribed in pencil on large backing sheet l.l. B. 119 Patience
Accession Number
1278.564-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display