Sardanapalus in the Bath

Johann Theodor de Bry, German, 1561 - 1623
after Maarten de Vos, Flemish, 1532 - 1603


late 16th century

Engraving on laid paper

Sheet: 6 1/2 × 6 1/2 in. (16.5 × 16.5 cm)

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



Place Made: Germany, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Iohan Theodore; inscribed, in plate, lower right: de Bry excudabat.

Course History

GERM 10, Germany and the East, Yuliya Komska, Winter 2013

Publication History

Schulman/Bullard, Catalogue 7, Fall 2002, no. 11, illustrated back cover.


Susan Schulman Printseller, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2002.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein IV, 29 only state

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