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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.613.282
People
Adriaen Collaert, Flemish (c. 1560 - 1618)
After Maerten de Vos, Netherlandish (Antwerp, Belgium 1532 - 1603 Antwerp, Belgium)
Published by Gerard de Jode, Flemish (1509 - 1591)
Title
The Separation of the Sheep from the Goats
Other Titles
Alternate Title: The Separation of the Sheep from the Goats, the Last Judgment in the Sky at Upper Center
Series/Book Title: The Seven Acts of Mercy
Series/Book Title: Thesaurus Sacrarum, 1585 edition
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1581-82
Culture
Netherlandish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/342590
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: 20.8 x 24.5 cm (8 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower right corner of design area: M. d. Vos inuentor
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin: Cum venerit filius hominis tunc congregabuntur ante eum omnes gentes terræ et seperabit / iustos ab iniustis sicut separat pastor oues ab hoedis:- G. d. Jode excudebat
  • inscription: upper right margin, graphite: 294
  • inscription: lower sheet margin, brown ink: Quand le filz de l'homme sera venu, alors toutes les Nations de la terre seront assemblées deuant luy, et jl separera les justes d'auec / les Injustes, tout ainsy que le pasteur separe les oüailles d'auec les boues.
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/iii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein (de Jode) 325; Hollstein (de Vos) 621.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
2011.613.282
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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