The Judgment of Solomon (Het oordeel van Salomo)

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, Dutch, 1726 - 1798
Cornelis Brouwer, Dutch, active 1781 - 1802
after Lucas van Leyden, Netherlandish, about 1494 - 1533



Etching on wove paper

Overall: 10 11/16 × 8 7/16 in. (27.1 × 21.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: 1515.L; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, lower left: [printed image] / Lucas van Leyden.del.1515.Ploos van Amstel.P.C.Fecit.1782

Exhibition History

Images in Translation: Eighteenth-Century Prints after Old Master Drawings Selected from the Permanent Collection, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 30, 2004.


James A. Bergquist (art dealer), Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2000.

Catalogue Raisonne

ThL. 34; Th. Laurentius, "Cornelis Ploos van Amstel 1726-1798: Kunstrezamelaar en prentuitgerer " Fissn: Van Gorum, 1980, p. 270, no. 34.

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