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Identification and Creation
Object Number
R5722
People
Johannes Wierix, Netherlandish (Antwerp 1549 - c. 1620 Brussels)
Title
Judas Maccabee Ordering the Cleansing of the Holy Place
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Maccabaeus Cleanses and Restores the Temple
Series/Book Title: History of the Maccabees
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1574
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/250379
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
plate: 20.4 x 28.6 cm (8 1/16 x 11 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: JWR: several words erased
Provenance
John Witt Randall, bequest to his sister.
Belinda Lull Randall, sister of John Witt Randall, gift to Harvard University, 1892.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
M.H. 49; A. 128, N.H. 65
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R5722
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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