November and December

Public Domain

Artist(s) / maker(s)

Paul Bril (after)
,
Aegidius II Sadeler (engravers (printmakers))
,
Aegidius Sadeler (publisher)

Date

1615

Period

16th century
This engraving shows an Italian landscape with the occupations of the months of November (left) and December (right). On the left, trees are pruned, branches are gathered and transported by donkey. In the foreground, pigs are eating the nuts that have fallen from the trees. On the right are shepherds with a herd of goats. In the background in a…
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This engraving shows an Italian landscape with the occupations of the months of November (left) and December (right). On the left, trees are pruned, branches are gathered and transported by donkey. In the foreground, pigs are eating the nuts that have fallen from the trees. On the right are shepherds with a herd of goats. In the background in a clearing in the village, a pig is being slaughtered. Depicted in the sky are the signs of the zodiac: Sagittarius and Capricorn.
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More about this work

Features
Artist(s) / maker(s) Paul Bril VIAF RKD Wikidata, Aegidius II Sadeler , Aegidius Sadeler VIAF RKD Wikidata
Types burin engraving , reproductive prints AAT
Category prints (visual works) AAT
Material paper
Dimensions 357 x 498 mm
Location Work currently not on display
Object number 2015-LO-4
Vlaamse Kunstcollectie - EN

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