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Hendrick Goltzius | Mercurius wordt verliefd op Herse, Hendrick Goltzius, Franco Estius, 1590 | Mercurius bespiedt de dochters van Cecrops, als zij terugkeren van het feest van Minerva, en wordt verliefd op de mooiste van hen, Herse. Onder de voorstelling twee keer twee regels Latijnse tekst. Deze prent is onderdeel van een serie van 52 prenten die verhalen uit Ovidius' Metamorfosen verbeelden. Deze serie valt uiteen in drie genummerde reeksen: twee van 20 prenten en één van 12 prenten. Deze…

jeannepompadour: “ Dutch century engravings after Hendrik Goltzius, “Mercury Enamored of Herse” “The Daughters of Cecrops” “Mercury Entering Herse’s Room” ”

Other Africans who inhabited the court include John Blanke, the “blacke trumpeter”, who was employed by Henry VII and Henry VIII from 1506–1...

"This is the earliest and only individual portrait of a black African to have survived from the late middle ages and the Renaissance - The painter is Jan Mostaert. The "Portrait of an African Man" is currently in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

Figures trapped in a shell-like ornament with a man and woman also clamped in shells (1556), designer Cornelis Floris II, engraver Johannes or Lucas van Doetecum, publisher Hieronymus Cock 16th-Century Ornament Prints | The Public Domain Review

Figures trapped in a shell-like ornament with a man and woman also clamped in shells designer Cornelis Floris II, engraver Johannes or Lucas van Doetecum, publisher Hieronymus Cock Ornament Prints

"The Missing Tudors: Black People In 16th Century England". Jan Mostaert’s Portrait of an African Man, c1520–30 - Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

"The Missing Tudors: Black People In 16th Century England". Jan Mostaert’s Portrait of an African Man, c1520–30 - Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

Charity trapped in a shell-like shape (1556), designer Cornelis Floris II, engraver Johannes or Lucas van Doetecum, publisher Hieronymus Cock 16th-Century Ornament Prints | The Public Domain Review

Ornament Prints--Charity trapped in a shell-like shape designer Cornelis Floris II, engraver Johannes or Lucas van Doetecum, publisher Hieronymus Cock

Intricately Carved 16-Century Prayer Nuts Open to Reveal Incredibly Detailed Scenes - My Modern Met

Intricately Carved 16-Century Prayer Nuts Open to Reveal Incredibly Detailed Scenes

Intricately Carved Prayer Nuts Open to Reveal Scenes of Devotion - My Modern Met

Frans Pourbus the Elder - Knight of Calatrava - 16th century        Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, the Netherlands        The Order of Calatrava (Spanish: Orden de Calatrava Portuguese: Ordem de Calatrava) was the first military order founded in Castile, but the second to receive papal approval. The papal bull confirming the Order of Calatrava as a Militia was given by Pope Alexander III on September 26, 1164.

Artist Frans Pourbus the Elder Description: portrait of a knight in the order of Calatrava, probably of the family of Sorias of Soreau (Sorel) Date century Medium painting Current location (Inventory)Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

The Missing Tudors: black people in 16th-century England | History Extra. Making sure that we are notexcluding racial groups with incomplete history

"The Missing Tudors: Black People In Century England". Jan Mostaert’s Portrait of an African Man, - Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

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