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The Virgin in repose on a cross, crowned by two angels

The Virgin in repose on a cross, crowned by two angels
(late 16th century-early 17th century)

Medium
engraving
Measurements
8.6 × 6.0 cm (image) 9.3 × 6.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Antwerp, Flanders
Inscription
printed (circularly) in ink (in image) u.l.: PVLCHRA VT LVNA. Cant. 6.
printed in ink (in image) u.l.: Aue Maris / stella / Dei / Mater / alma
printed in in (in image) u.c.: MRA
printed (circularly) in ink (in image) u.r.: ELECTA VT SOL. Cant. 6.
printed in ink (in image) u.r.: Atque semper / virgo / Felix / Cæli / porta
printed (circularly) in ink (in image) l.l.: AVRORA CONSVRGENS. Cant. 6.
printed in ink (in image) l.c.r.: T. Galle exc.
printed (circularly) in ink (in image) l.r.: STELLA MATVTINA. Exod. 20.
printed in ink l.l.: Sit vobis tanquam in imagine descripta virginitas victaq (q instersected by symbol) B. Marie, de / quavelut speculo refulget species castitatis et forma virtutis. S. Ambros.
Accession Number
1278.817-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
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Gallery location
Not on display