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ID: 700000967Record Type: Movable Work
Encomium musices (engravings (prints); bound volume comprises a title plate and sixteen numbered en...; published ca. 1589; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 777404; accession number: 2008.PR.2)
Note: The bound volume comprises a title plate and sixteen numbered engravings by Adriaen Collaert and Théodore Galle after designs by Jan van der Straet, with Latin verses composed by Joannes Bochius; Title plate, plates 3-15 signed by Adriaen Collaert, plate 16 signed by Théodore Galle, plates 17-18 unsigned, attributed by Hollstein to Adriaen Collaert; Title plate depicts choirbook with two distichs from a motet by André Pevernage; Plates numbered 3-18; Title plate -- 3. Lord's first answer to Job -- 4. Moses' song at the Red Sea -- 5. Saul among the prophets -- 6. David playing the harp before Saul -- 7. Women of Israel singing and dancing at David's return -- 8. David and his people playing before the Lord as the Ark is brought to Jerusalem -- 9. Ark of the Covenant brought unto his place; the Levites singing -- 10. Minstrel playing before the kings of Israel, Judah and Edom -- 11. People of Judah rejoicing over the oath to the Lord -- 12. Joash anointed king by Jehoiada -- 13. Foundation of the temple of the Lord laid -- 14. Women of Israel praising Judith -- 15. Entrance in the citadel of Jerusalem -- 16. Annunciation to the shepherds -- 17. Musical celebration of a Mass -- 18. God the Father and the Lamb of God. Library's copy lacking letterpress preface by Philippe Galle. Publication: Antverpiæ : Apud Philippum Gallæum, [ca. 1589].
Titles:
Encomium musices (preferred,C,U,RP,Latin-P,U,U)
In Praise of Music: Volume with engravings of Biblical subjects (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: volume
Work Types:
engravings (prints) [300041340] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive print [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published ca. 1589

Creator Display:
bound volume comprises a title plate and sixteen numbered engravings by Adriaen Collaert and Théodore Galle after designs by Jan van der Straet, with Latin verses composed by Joannes Bochius; published by Apud Philippum Gallæum; dedication to Edward van der Dilft and Charles Malineus [preferred,GRISC]
designer Stradanus (Flemish painter and draftsman, 1523-1605, active in Italy) [500011304]
publishers Galle, Philip (Flemish draftsman, engraver, and publisher, 1537-1612) [500016136]
printmaker Collaert, Adriaen (Flemish engraver and draftsman, ca. 1560-1618) [500021205]
printmaker Galle, Theodor (Flemish engraver, publisher, and dealer, baptized 1571, buried 1633) [500027828]
Pevernage, André (Flemish composer, 1542/1543-1591) [500354175]
poet Bochius, Joannes (Dutch clerk and poet, 1555-1609) [500354176]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 777404; accession number: 2008.PR.2
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Antwerpen [7007856] Antwerpen province (province), Flanders (region (administrative division)), Belgium (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 v. (17 plates): engravings
plates (illustrations) [300189216]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, information form components, layout features, <images and ornament: layout features>, illustrations (layout features), <illustrations by form>)
volumes (documents by form) [300265632]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by form>)
engravings (prints) [300041340]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)

Dimensions: 28.7 x 36.5 cm; 17 plates
General Subject:
music (preferred )
religion and mythology
another art work

Specific Subjects:
music (discipline) [300054146]
.....(Activities Facet, Disciplines (facet), disciplines, humanities, <arts and related disciplines>, arts (broad discipline), performing arts) (AAT)
reproductive print [300041569]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works)) (AAT)
Bible, New Testament
..... Iconography Candidate
Bible, Old Testament
..... Iconography Candidate
musical instruments [300041620]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Sound Devices (Hierarchy Name), sound devices (equipment), <sound devices by function>) (AAT)

Provenance: rumbl; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Encomium musices
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Encomium musices........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 777404
In Praise of Music: Volume with engravings of Biblical subjects........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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