- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Herman Jansz. Muller, Dutch (c. 1540 - 1617)
After Gerard van Groeningen, Flemish (active late 16th century)
Published by Gerard de Jode, Flemish (1509 - 1591)
- The Fall of Jericho
- Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Story of Joshua
Series/Book Title: Thesaurus Sacrarum, 1585 edition
- Work Type
- c. 1567-70
- Persistent Link
- Physical Descriptions
- Engraving printed in black ink with added transparent and opaque watercolor and metallic gold on white antique laid paper, darkened to cream
- sheet: 27 x 36.4 cm (10 5/8 x 14 5/16 in.)
plate: 20.5 x 28.1 cm (8 1/16 x 11 1/16 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: upper right sheet margin, graphite: 71
- inscription: in plate, lower margin: AD ARCÆ DOMINI PRÆSENTIAM, BVCCINARVMQ SONITVM CORRVVNT / MVRI IERICHO, TRADENTE EAM DOMINO IN MANVS Iosue. Cap: 6.
- inscription: lower sheet margin, brown ink: Deuant l'Arche du Seigneur portée par les Sacrificateurs autour de Iericho au son des cors, e suiuiz de l'armee les murailles / de Iericho tombent & le Seigneur la liuvre vz main de Iosué. Jos. 6.
- inscription: in plate, lower left corner of design area: HM[monogram]uller fecit.
- inscription: in plate, lower edge of design area, at right: .5.
- [Paul Prouté, Paris, France, sold]; to Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, Concord, MA, later Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2011.
- State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
- Standard Reference Number
- New Hollstein (de Jode) 79; New Hollstein 23.II
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Ketcham Wheaton in memory of Robert Bradford Wheaton
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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