The Holy Family with the Infant John the Baptist, from The Life of the Virgin

Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558 - 1617

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1593-1594

Engraving on laid paper

Sheet (Irreg.): 18 11/16 × 14 in. (47.5 × 35.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil, Jr. 1935 Fund and the Florence and Lansing Porter Moore 1937 Fund

2008.72.6

Geography/Culture

Europe, Netherlands

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, dated, and numbered, in block, lower left: HG / 1593. / 6; inscribed, in ink, lower left: PRAECVRSOR DOMINI LACTANTIS AB VBERE MATRIS / BLANDITVR PVUERO, ET COLLVDIT AMICE,; inscribed, in ink, lower right: QVEM PRAECOGNOVIT SALIENS VTERO ABDITVS, HVNC ET / INDICE MONSTRAVIS DIGITO CRESCENTIBVS ANNIS.; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower left: B.20 Watermark: Encircled Six-Pointed Star

Course History

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Joy Kenseth, Mary Coffey, Winter 2014

ITAL 3, Introductory Italian III, Scott Milspaugh, Spring 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Yasser Elhariry, Winter 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2013

ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Joy Kenseth, Marlene Heck, Winter 2012

Provenance

James A. Bergquist, Newton Center, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2008.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch 20; Hirschmann 14

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