Plate 18, from Grotteßco in diverßche manieren (Various Grotesques)

Etching on laid paper | 1564

Hans Vredeman de Vries

At center, two bearded men with standards shape hands. On either side, a casket below a canopy, and a smoking brazier.

Credit: Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane
Object: 1945-59-6

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