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  • Place of origin:

    Antwerp (probably, made)

  • Date:

    c.1630-50 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vorsterman, Lucas (the elder), born 1595 - died 1675 (engraver)
    Anthony van Dyck, born 1599 - died 1641 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2203

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 78

Physical description

The Dead Christ supported on the lap of the Virgin Mary, with angels weeping; After Sir Anthony Van Dyck; Engraving print on paper; The subject differently treated from the one engraved by Boetius Adams Bolswert, see DYCE.2258 and 2259.

Place of Origin

Antwerp (probably, made)

Date

c.1630-50 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Vorsterman, Lucas (the elder), born 1595 - died 1675 (engraver)
Anthony van Dyck, born 1599 - died 1641 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving print on paper

Descriptive line

The Dead Christ supported on the lap of the Virgin Mary, with angels weeping; After Sir Anthony Van Dyck; Engraving print on paper; By Lucas Vorsterman; Flemish School; c.1630-50.

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

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Angels; Man; Death; Woman

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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