Lazarus Begging for Crumbs from Dives's Table (Luke 16:19-31), No. 2 from the series The Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus

Heinrich Aldegrever, German, 1502 - about 1560



Engraving on paper

Sheet: 3 1/8 × 4 5/16 in. (8 × 10.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921



Europe, Germany



Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, center right: ALDE GRAVE / IN SVSATO FECIT [sign on column] nscribed, in plate, lower left: 2; signed and dated, in plate, lower left: 1554 / AG [artist's monogram: A over G]; inscribed, in plate, lower center: ERVMNOS.9 [in superscript] HIC LAZAR.9 [in superscript] IAGES AD IANUA DIVITIS MICAS ETIA CANIBVS OBIECTAS DE MESA EPVLONIS PETIT LV 16

Exhibition History

Late Medieval and Renaissance Prints, Barrows Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 8-December 15, 1974.

Art I, South Lobby, Carpenter Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November-December, 1973.


Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

Catalogue Raisonne

The Illustrated Bartsch 16:45; Hollstien 1:24

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