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The Death of the Shunemmite Woman's Son (from the series Elisha and the Shunemmite Woman)

Hans (Jan Baptist I) Collaert (Netherlandish, 1566–1628), Probably after Marten de Vos (Netherlandish, 1532–1603)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. IV, Hans (Jan Baptist I) Collaert, nos. 5-8 [though there are 6 plates, not 4], p. 211

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.8 x 29.2 cm (8 3/16 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.1012

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in margin below engraved border, lower left: 3/Paruulus ad Patrem properans, du forte per estys,/Spicea dum grauidas diffundit Messis aristas.; lower right: Confestim tener heu morbo tentatur acuto,/Inq sinu matris vitales deserit auras.

Signed

not signed

Markings

recto, upper right, in ink: 95; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 69.1012

Provenance

1969, gift of Aimee Lamb (b. 1893 - d. 1989), Boston, and Rosamond Lamb (b. 1898 - d. 1989), Boston to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb