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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.613.276
People
Lucas van Doetecum, Netherlandish (Deventer active 1554 - 1579/89 ?)
Joannes van Doetecum, Netherlandish (Deventer 1528/32 - 1605 Haarlem)
After Gerard van Groeningen, Flemish (active late 16th century)
Published by Gerard de Jode, Flemish (1509 - 1591)
Title
Christ Healing the Man in the Pool of Bethesda
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Events in and around the Temple
Series/Book Title: Thesaurus Sacrarum, 1585 edition
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1572
Culture
Netherlandish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/342584
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: 20.1 x 28.7 cm (7 15/16 x 11 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: upper right margin, graphite: 288
  • inscription: in plate, lower left corner of design area: 8
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin: DOMINE HOMINEM NON HABEO VT CVM TVRBATA FVERIT AQVA MITTAT ME IN PISCINAM. Ioan .5.
  • inscription: lower sheet margin, brown ink: Seigneur je n'ay personne lors que l'eau est troublée qui me mette au lauoir, La mesme histoire est cy deuant.
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) 319; New Hollstein (Doetecum) 624
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
2011.613.276
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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