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The Temptation of Saint Anthony

1556
Engraved by Pieter van der Heyden (Netherlandish, 1525–1569), After Pieter Bruegel, the Elder (Netherlandish, about 1525–1569), Published by Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Van Bastelaer 119

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 32.9 cm (9 3/4 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.714

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower left: Cock . excud . 1556; in lower margin, left to right: MVLTÆ TRIBVLATIONES IVSTORVM, DE OMNIBVS IIS LIBERABIT EOS DOMINVS . PSAL . 33 . [sic]

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark [?]; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 64.714; traces of black ink, including letters

Provenance

May 13, 1964, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi, London (dealer) by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard