Christ on the Cross Between the Two Thieves

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



Engraving on laid paper

Plate: 23 5/8 × 17 3/16 in. (60 × 43.6 cm)

Sheet: 24 5/8 × 18 1/8 in. (62.5 × 46 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977



Gillis Hendricx


Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Pet. Paul Rubens pinxit / S. a Bolswert Sculpsit; center: ET LATRONES UNUM A DEXTRIS ET ALTERUM A SINISTRIS. LUC. 23.; lower right: Gillis Hendericx excud. / Antwerpiae.; on verso, stamped in black ink: 24663

Course History

Art History 20.04, Faith and Empire, Beth Mattison, Spring 2023

Exhibition History

Anthropology of Religion, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 48,Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 2, 2004.

Envisioning Jerusalem: Prints from Durer to Rembrandt, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 9-June 19, 2011.


Christie's, New York, May 9, 1994, part of lot 51; sold to Robert Dance, New York; given to present collection, 1997.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein 27

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