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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.613.174
People
Lucas van Doetecum, Netherlandish (Deventer active 1554 - 1579/89 ?)
Joannes van Doetecum, Netherlandish (Deventer 1528/32 - 1605 Haarlem)
After Hans Vredeman de Vries, Dutch (1527 - 1604/23)
Published by Gerard de Jode, Flemish (1509 - 1591)
Title
The Dream of Nebukadnessar
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Daniel Interpreting the Dream of Nebuchadnezzar II
Series/Book Title: The Story of Daniel
Series/Book Title: Thesaurus Sacrarum, 1585 edition
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
before 1576
Culture
Netherlandish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/342482
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving and etching printed in black ink with added transparent and opaque watercolor and metallic gold on white antique laid paper, darkened to cream
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 27 x 36.4 cm (10 5/8 x 14 5/16 in.)
plate: 23.5 x 32.3 cm (9 1/4 x 12 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: upper right margin, graphite: 184
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin: Somnia diuinus vates nocturna resoluens, Exponit regi fata futura suo. Daniel. Cap. 2.
  • inscription: in plate, lower left corner of design area: .2.
  • inscription: lower sheet margin, brown ink: Daniel ayant de Dieu le don d'Interpreter les Songes et vizions declare au Roy Nabucidonozor l'intelligence de son songe. Dan. 2. 37.
Provenance
[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
State
ii/iii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein (de Jode) 203; Hollstein 455.II
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Ketcham Wheaton in memory of Robert Bradford Wheaton
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2011.613.174
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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