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Print - Christ on the Cross Between the Two Thieves
  • Christ on the Cross Between the Two Thieves
    Bolswert, Boetius Adams
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Christ on the Cross Between the Two Thieves

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Antwerp (probably, engraved)

  • Date:

    1631 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bolswert, Boetius Adams (engraver)
    Rubens, Peter Paul, born 1577 - died 1640 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2214

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Christ on the Cross Between the Two Thieves; After Rubens; Engraving print on paper; Inscribed 'Iesvs Crvcifixvs. Venerunt milites,' &c. and 'B. à Bolswert.'.

Place of Origin

Antwerp (probably, engraved)

Date

1631 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Bolswert, Boetius Adams (engraver)
Rubens, Peter Paul, born 1577 - died 1640 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Iesvs Crvcifixvs. Venerunt milites,' &c. and 'B. à Bolswert.'.
Inscribed.

Descriptive line

Christ on the Cross Between the Two Thieves; After Rubens; Engraving print on paper; By Boetius Adamsz Bolswert; Flemish School; 1631.

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

Men; Capital punishment

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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