The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Claude Vignon, French, 1593 - 1670


about 1630

Etching on laid paper

Overall: 7 3/16 × 12 1/16 in. (18.2 × 30.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Fund



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center: Al et vero Amico, il Sir.r Francesco Linglese, detto il Ciartres, dedico le mie opere et il mio curore; lower right: io Claudio Vignon inven. fe. et excud com Privelegio

Exhibition History

Images of Martyrs in Renaissance and Baroque Art, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Walker Art Building, Brunswick, Maine, September 25-December 7, 1997.

Old Master Prints from the Dartmouth Collection, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 23-April 10, 1988.

Recent Acquisitions, Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September-November 1982.

Saints and Sinners, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 2-April 25, 1993.


Christopher Mendez, London, England; sold to present collection, 1982.

Catalogue Raisonne

Robert-Dumesnil 21

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