Lot and His Daughters

1558
Engraved by Philips Galle (Netherlandish, 1537–1612), After Frans Floris (Netherlandish, 1519 or 1520–1570), Published by Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.3 x 39.1 cm (10 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.) Platemark: 26.8 x 38.8 cm (10 9/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1453

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in lower margin. left to right: LOTH X VNO PERICVLO AB ANGELIS EDVCTVS, INSIDIIS FILIARVM SVARVM IN ALTERVM INDVCITVR. GEN. XIX.

Signed

in plate, lower right: Francis floris Inuentor/Philipe galle fecit; lower left: H. Cock excud. 1558

Markings

watermark [not identified]; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 2006.1453

Provenance

Hill-Stone(dealers), New York; purchased from Hill-Stone by Robert and Barbara Wheaton (Concord, MA); September 20, 2006, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton