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Plundering and burning a village
(Pillage et l’incendie d’un village)
1633
plate 7 from Les Misères et les malheurs de la guerre (The miseries and misfortunes of war) series, 1633

Medium
etching
Measurements
8.4 × 18.4 cm (sheet, trimmed to platemark)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Lieure 1345 ii/iii
Edition
2nd of 3 states
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) l.l.: Israel ex. Cum Privil. Reg.
printed in ink below image l.l.: Ceux que Mars entreient de ſes actes meſchans / Accommodentainſi les pauvres gens des champs
printed in ink below image l.c.: Ils les font priſonniers iols bruſlent leurs villages, / Et fur le beſtail meſme exercent des rauages,
printed in ink below image l.r.: Sans que la peur des Loix non plus que le deuor, / Ny les pleurs et les cris les puißent eßmoumoir
printed in ink below image l.r.: 7
Accession Number
1278.343-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
Gallery location
Not on display