Requires Photography

Market Scene, with the Rest on the Flight into Egypt in the Background (from the series Kitchen and Market Scenes with Biblical Scenes in the Background, 4th of 5 plates)

1603
Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, 1571–1631), After Pieter Aertsen (Dutch, 1507/8–1575)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 167; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. 11) 322; Widerkehr (New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish) 159

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.7 × 33.8 cm (9 5/16 × 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

B2600

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in margin below engraved border, lower left: Cum privil. Sa. Cæ. M.; lower center: Langepier pinxit

Signed

Signed in plate, in margin below engraved border, lower right: I. Maetham Scupl. et excud.

Markings

Verso, MFA Babcock Bequest stamp in purple ink with accession number in black ink: 2600

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; his bequest to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock