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Joseph and Potiphar's wife

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684)


Catalogue Raisonné

LeBlanc 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 26 x 36 cm (10 1/4 x 14 3/16 in.) Platemark: 21.5 x 28.8 cm (8 7/16 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

B493

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, beneath image: Haec non vos moveat lascivo foemina vultu,/ Quae faedo tantum flagrat adulterio. / Sed Joseph potius, casto qui Spectore firmus,/ Tam molles potis est vincerre blandith
In plate, l.l.: Blanchard inven et pinxit
In plate, l.r.: Corneli Bloemart sculp/cum privil Regis Christ.
In grahpite, verso, b.c.: Jospeh and Potiphar's Wife/ LeBl. I, 374, after 1st state

Signed

signed

Markings

Verso, Lugt 207 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Babcock Bequest) and in black ink: 493

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock