Horizontal rectangle. Fishermen in open boats spread their net in the foreground, and spear the fish caught in it. Harbor with ships in the background at right. At left center: "Ioan. Stradanus invent."; right of center: "Adrian. Collaert Sculp."; lower right: "Phls Galle excud." Below: "PARTHENO PAEAE URBIS THYMNUS."
After: Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, Flemish, 1523–1605; Engraver: Karel van Mallery | Adriaen Collaert, Flemish, ca. 1560 – 1618 | Philips Galle, Flemish, 1537 - 1612
Object Name: Print
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. A. W. Erickson
Medium: Black ink on paper
Made in: Netherlands
Data Source: Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum