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in image, at bottom left: CVSichem edit: et excud: IWtewael inuentor. GSwaneb: sculp: ; below image: Judicis officium moderatur sanctio legis, / Nec plus, quam causae flagitat ordo potest / Ergo ubi cognito solemni more peracta est. / Nil superest praeter dicere jura reis. / Nec fas est sontem poenis absoluere, nedum / Criminis exortem dedere supplicio. / Regi plura licent , non ut tamen omnia possit, / Sed veniae tantum jusque salutis habet; below image, at left: XII

Provenance

Ruth Kainen, Washington, D.C. (not in Lugt); Gift to NGA, 2012.

Bibliography
1949
Hollstein, F.W.H. et al. Dutch and Flemish etchings, engravings and woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. Vols. I-XV, XVIII, XIX. Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger; no. 61, only