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The Last Judgement

1573
Jan Wierix (Flemish, about 1549–after 1615), After Martino Rota (Croatian, about 1520–1583), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 303; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 393 (II)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 x 23 cm (12 1/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6811

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, upper center, in oval frame around bust portrait: MICHAEL ANGELVS BONAROTVS PATRICIVS FLORENT AN AGENS LXXIII; on tombstone lower left: APER VANDER HOV../VE.EXCVDEBA[T]

Signed

lower left, on tombstone: APER VANDER HOV./VE.EXCVDE[ambraded]

Markings

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red, shield with four parts, topped by a crown, and: KONING: BIBLIO: [Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam; Lugt 240]; stamped in purple: DUBBEL/R.P.K. [Rijksmuseum; see Lugt 2233]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6811; in graphite: 33854

Provenance

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund