Artist Jan Duetecum, Dutch
Artist after Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Netherlandish, 1525-1569
Publisher Hieronymus Cock, Netherlandish, 1517 or 1518-1570
  • Sollicitudo Rustica
Date between 1555 and 1558
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate (and sheet): 12 7/8 × 16 7/8 inches (32.7 × 42.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S185
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower center of image: brueghel Inue | .H. Cock excu.
Inscribed, in plate below image: SOLICITVDO RVSTICA
June 1890, Klever Sale (Berlin, Germany).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Herendeen, Wyman H. From Landscape to Literature, The River and the Myth of Geography. Pittsburgh, 1986, p. 177 (fig. 14).

Hollstein. vol III, p. 260 (no. 12). [under Brueghel]

Riggs, Timothy A. Hieronymus Cock (1510-1570): Printmaker and Publisher in Antwerp at the Sign of the Four Winds. New York, 1977, p. 318 (no. 28.7).