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The Stone Operation or The Witch of Mallegem

A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1559

Artist:

Pieter van der Heyden (Flemish, c. 1530–after 1584)
after Pieter Bruegel, the elder (Flemish, 1525/30-1569)
published by Hieronymous Cock (Flemish c. 1510–1570)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Pieter van der Heyden

Title

The Stone Operation or The Witch of Mallegem

Place

Flanders (Artist's nationality)

Date

1559

Medium

Engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed lower right, below image, in pen and brown ink: "H. COCK. EXEV"

Dimensions

Image/plate/sheet: 33 × 46.8 cm (13 × 18 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2015.5

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