Requires Photography

The Deluge

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684), After Abraham Jansz. van Diepenbeeck (Flemish, 1596–1675), After Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 93

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.2 x 21.1 cm (12 5/16 x 8 5/16 in.) Platemark: 27.7 x 18.3 cm (10 7/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

B504

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: A Diepenbeek figur.
In plate, beneath image: le Deluge/ Tela reponuntur manibus fabricata cyclopum,/ Poena placet diversa, genus mortale sub undis/ Perdere ___ Ovid. I. Metam.
In graphite, u.c.: illegible inscription

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark present
Verso, Lugt 207 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Babcock Bequest) and in black ink: 504

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock