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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.613.224
People
Pieter Jalhea Furnius, Flemish (c. 1545 - 1626)
After Gerard van Groeningen, Flemish (active late 16th century)
Published by Gerard de Jode, Flemish (1509 - 1591)
Title
Christ Relating the Parable from a Ship
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Parable of the Sower and the Seed
Series/Book Title: Thesaurus Sacrarum, 1585 edition
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1568
Culture
Netherlandish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/342532
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving 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: 20.5 x 23.9 cm (8 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: upper right margin, graphite: 234
  • inscription: in plate, lower edge of design area: Gerard de Iode Excudebat Ano 1568
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin: E NAVIGOIO TVRBAS DOCET PARABOLAM EIVS QVI SEMINAT MAT 14
  • inscription: lower sheet margin, brown ink: Jesus C. ayant entendu la mort de Sct. Jean, monte vne Vasselle a fiy de se retirer en vn lieu desert et a Son partent enscigne à vne / grande multitude qui l'auoit suiuy jusques au [?]inage de celuy qui seme. et auis qui sont vu sct. Math. xiij et xiiij.
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
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein (de Jode) 260; New Hollstein 92.I
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
2011.613.224
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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