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The hospital
(L’Hôpital)
1633
plate 15 from Les Misères et les malheurs de la guerre (The miseries and misfortunes of war) series 1633

Medium
etching
Measurements
8.2 × 18.6 cm (plate) 10.2 × 20.7 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Lieure 1353 ii/iii
Edition
2nd of 3 states
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) l.l.: Iſrael ex. cum privil. Regis.
printed in ink below image l.l.: Voyez que c'eſt du monde et combien de hazars / Perſecutent ſans fin les enfans du Dieu Mars
printed in ink below image l.c.: les uns eſtroupiez ſe treinent ſur le terre / Les qutres plus heureux ſ'eſleuent a la guerre
printed in ink below iamge l.r.: Les unvs ſur un gibet meurent dvn coup fatal, / Et les autres ſ'en vont du Camp a L'Hoſpital.
printed in ink below image l.r.: 15
Accession Number
2222.15-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1950
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

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