The Angel Showing St. John the Heavenly City of Jerusalem (Revelations 21:10–23)

Design for an engraving

1536–1603
Marten de Vos (Netherlandish, 1532–1603)


Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 24.5 cm (6 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. )

Accession Number

1985.345

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, incised with a stylus for transfer, laid down on a decorated mount

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

(Revelation 21:10-23) Design for an engraving.

Inscription

Colls: Lugt 2903c (unidentified) and unidentified oval armorial mark

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Crowned shield

Provenance

Lugt 2903c (unidentifed mark); unidentified armorial mark: C. G.Boerner, West Germany, from whom acquired June 1985

Credit Line

Francis Welch Fund