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St. Jerome Reading by Candlelight

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684), After Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, about 1564–1651)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 51

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.8 x 13.8 cm (7 3/8 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7419

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, u.r.: A Bloem pinxit / C B sculp
In plate, beneath image: Magnus in obscuro latet hic Hieronymus antro / Lucubrat inquirens dogmata Sacra Dei.
In brown ink, verso, c.: P Mariette 1664 (similar to Lugt 1788)
In graphite, verso, l.l.: O

Markings

Lugt 1309 (Henry F. Sewall, about 1895, New York)
Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 7419

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund