The Temptation of Christ
Hollstein (Dutch and FLemish) 002 (Cock); Riggs 36
Sheet: 31.6 x 44 cm (12 7/16 x 17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching with engraving
Not On View
in plate, in lower margin, left to right: NON SOLO PANE VICTVRVS EST HOMO, SED OMNI VERBO QVOD DEGREDITVR PER OS DEI. MAR.4.DEVT.8. [Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. Mark 4 (Matthew 4:4; Deut. 8:3)]
lower left: .H. Cock. fecit.
watermark: "Edmonenise" surmounted by crescent and quatrefoil [Briquet 5304?]; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 64./2041; in graphite: P 25
November 12, 1964, purchased from William H. Schab, New York (dealer) by the MFA.
Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard