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Print - Death of Seneca
  • Death of Seneca
    Galle I, Cornelis, born 1576 - died 1650
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Death of Seneca

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Antwerp (probably, made)

  • Date:

    late 16th - mid 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Galle I, Cornelis, born 1576 - died 1650 (printmaker)
    Rubens, Peter Paul, born 1577 - died 1640 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2225

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 80

Physical description

Death of Seneca, who stands in the bath; Designed by Rubens from an antique statue for the title of the work entitled the 'Philosopher'; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

Antwerp (probably, made)

Date

late 16th - mid 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Galle I, Cornelis, born 1576 - died 1650 (printmaker)
Rubens, Peter Paul, born 1577 - died 1640 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Descriptive line

Death of Seneca, who stands in the bath; Designed by Rubens from an antique statue for the title of the work entitled the 'Philosopher'; Print on paper; By Cornelius Galle (I); Flemish School; Late 16th - mid 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.

Production Note

Designed by Rubens from an antique statue for the title of the work entitled the 'Philosopher'.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Man; Suicide

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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