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Sebastianus Schröderus Onoldino

Sebastianus Schröderus Onoldino

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Description (Brief)
Portrait of Sebastian Schroder from the upper torso within an ovular frame bearing a Latin inscription and a fruit pattern of grapes and apples. A crest at the top of the frame consists of three wreaths. At the bottom of the frame is the Schroder family crest flanked by two cornucopias and olive branches. The crest is a beetle on a shield with wings and claws at the top. Outside the frame is an eagle in the top right corner, a lizard in the top left corner, a fish like animal in the bottom left and a snake in the bottom right corner.
Anderaus Khol. German printmaker 1624-1656.
Anselm van Hulle. Flemish printmaker 1601-1674.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
Onoldino, Sebastianus Schroderus
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 20.4 cm x 13.6 cm; 8 1/16 in x 5 3/8 in
ID Number
collector/donor number
SAP 908
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
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European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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