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Holy Family, with St. John and St. Elizabeth

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Flanders (region) (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    second half 16th - early 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Aelst, Nicolaus van (printmaker)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2190

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 77

Physical description

Holy Family, with St. John and St. Elizabeth; The Infant Christ standing in a basin, St. John bathing him with water. St. Elizabeth waiting with a towel, and St. Joseph supporting himself with a stick; After Raphael; Print on paper; Inscribed 'Nicolo van aelst formis'.

Place of Origin

Flanders (region) (possibly, made)

Date

second half 16th - early 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Aelst, Nicolaus van (printmaker)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Nicolo van aelst formis'
Inscribed.

Descriptive line

Holy Family, with St. John and St. Elizabeth; After Raphael; Inscribed 'Nicolo van aelst formis'; Print on paper; By Nicolaus van Aelst; Flemish School; Second half 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.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Basins; Women; Men; Saints

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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