- 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 Five Amorite Kings Hung from Trees
- 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: 21 x 28.3 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/8 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: upper right sheet margin, graphite: 75
- inscription: in plate, lower margin: ADONISEDECK, OHAM, PHARAM, IAPHIA, DABIR, REGVM QVINQ EADEM PVGNA PR / OSTRATIS, EXERCITIBVS REGES IPSOS PATIBVLIS SVSPENDI IVBET IOSVE. Iosue. Cap: 10.
- inscription: lower sheet margin, brown ink: Josué fait mourir puis pendre au gibet à cinq arbres Adonisedech Roy de Hierusalem Oham Roy d'Hebron Pharam Roy / de Lerimoth, Iaphia Roy de Lacgis, Dabor Roy d'Eglon pris apres la bataille mussez en vne cauerne. Josue. i0. 26.
- inscription: in plate, lower left corner of design area: .9.
- inscription: in plate, lower edge of design area, to right of center: HAML[monogram] fecit
- watermark: Gothic P and illegible countermark
- [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) 83; New Hollstein 27.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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