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The martyrdom of Edward Campion, Robert Sherwin and Alexander Briant

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Belgium (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 17th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bouttats, Frederik II the younger (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.4422-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 5

Physical description

Print depicting the execution of two men.

Place of Origin

Belgium (printed)

Date

mid 17th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Bouttats, Frederik II the younger (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'P. Edmondus Campianus, Robertus Sherwinus, ende Alexander Briantus van de Societeijt Jesu worden to Londen voor het gheloof ghehanghen ende ghevierendeelt and Fred. Bouttats junior. sculp.'
Lettered

'folio 325.'
Numbered

'not in Bromley.'
inscribed on the mount

Dimensions

Height: 27.9 cm, Width: 18.4 cm

Descriptive line

Print depicting the martyrdom of Edward Campion, Robert Sherwin and Alexander Briant. Engraving by Frederik Bouttats, mid-17th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Martyr; Execution

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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