The Holy Family with Young Saint John the Baptist

Schelte Adamsz. Bolswert, Flemish, 1586 - 1659, after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577 - 1640


not dated

Engraving on laid paper

Overall: 15 1/2 × 12 in. (39.4 × 30.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift in memory of Mrs. Harvey Fisk by her children



Europe, Belgium



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Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center: DELICIAE MEAE ESSE CUM FILIIS HOMINUM. Prov. 8 V. 31.; lower left: Pet. Paul Rubbens pinxit/S. a Bolswert Sculpsit.

Exhibition History

Northern Artists in Italy, 1500-1800, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 7-July 17, 1994.

Baroque Prints from the Permanent Collection, Art 45, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 12-November 25, 1979.


Elizabeth Richmond Fisk (1885-1966) [Mrs. Harvey Edward Fisk], Woodstock, Vermont; to her children, Elizabeth Fisk Tyler (1912-1978), Margaretta Fisk Paine (1915-1952); Ursula Fisk Clough (1917-1989), and Anne Fisk Howe (1921-2001), 1966; given to present collection, 1974.

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