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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G1674
People
Traditionally attributed to Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch (Mühlbracht 1558 - 1617 Haarlem, Netherlands)
Title
Saint Peter
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: St. Peter and St. Paul
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1589
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/275038
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving printed in black ink on white antique laid paper
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
plate: 30.9 × 21 cm (12 3/16 × 8 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower left corner of design area: HG[monogram]oltzius Inue. / Ao 89.
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin, to left and right: Te velut in petra fundata Ecclesia Christi est, / Et celi potis es tu reserare seras. // Nec Stygie eripient vnquam tibi Petre phalanges / Claues, ille semel quas Deus ipse dedit. / F. Estius.
  • inscription: verso of secondary support, red chalk: 187
  • inscription: verso of secondary support, various graphite inscriptions: 234 [underlined] Goltzius / W. [illegible] / 2173/-9 [circled]
  • collector's mark: verso of secondary support, purple stamp with graphite numbering within: [Gray Collection accession stamp (Lugt 4836)] 1674
Provenance
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 460, Hollstein 484, Bartsch 7, Filedt Kok 64.1, The Illustrated Bartsch 0302.007
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G1674
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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