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Print - Last Judgement

Last Judgement

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Belgium (probably, made)

  • Date:

    late 16th - early 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wierix, Jan, born 1549 (printmaker)
    Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (after, artist)
    Rota, Martino, born 1515 - died 1583 (copied from print by, printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1973

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case DG, shelf 70

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Physical description

Last Judgement; After Michelangelo; Copied from a print of the same dimensions by Martino Rota (von Bartsch, Adam. Peinter-Graveur, xvi. p.261); Print on paper; Third state; Inscribed 'APER VANDER HOVVE EXCVDEBAT' on the left at bottom, on the stone.

Place of Origin

Belgium (probably, made)

Date

late 16th - early 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Wierix, Jan, born 1549 (printmaker)
Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (after, artist)
Rota, Martino, born 1515 - died 1583 (copied from print by, printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'APER VANDER HOVVE EXCVDEBAT'

Object history note

After Michelangelo. Copied from a print of the same dimensions by Martino Rota (von Bartsch, Adam. Peinter-Graveur, xvi. p.261).

Descriptive line

Last Judgement; After Michelangelo; Copied from a print of the same dimensions by Martino Rota; Print on paper; Third state; By Jan Wierix; Dutch School; Late 16th - early 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.
The full text of the entry is as follows:

'DUTCH SCHOOL.
...
JAN WIERIX.
Designer and Engraver.
Born at Amsterdam in 1549, working in 1615.

LAST JUDGMENT. After Michel Angelo. Copied from a print of the same dimensions by Martino Rota (Bartsch, xvi. p.261). Alvin,* 303. Proof, before any inscription on the stone. 1971

Second state. As described by Alvin, inscribed “Iohan Wirings cælauit–Hans d . Beeck exeudit Coloniæ” on the left at bottom, on the stone. 1972

Third state. Not described by Alvin, with the inscription “APER VANDER HOVVE EXCVDEBAT,” introduced in place of the one on the last-mentioned print. 1973

[* Catalogue raisonné de l’Œuvre des trios frères-Wierix, par L. J. Alvin. Bruxelles, 1866.]'

'Bartsch' refers to: von Bartsch, Adam. Peinter-Graveur.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection code

PDP

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