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Et Vitam Aeternam (from the series The Apostles' Creed)

1560–1618
Engraved by Adriaen Collaert (Netherlandish, about 1560–1618), After Marten de Vos (Netherlandish, 1532–1603)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 870

Dimensions

Platemark: 19.1 x 14 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.) Sheet: 19.3 x 14.2 cm (7 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.346

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in margin below engraved border: ET VITAM AETERNAM. AMEN.

Signed

Signed in plate, in margin below engraved border, under engraved title: M. de Vos inuent. A. Collaert Sculp. et exc.

Markings

Verso, in graphite: " A. Collaert"/bei [?]rayer [?]116/P III 35; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 1985.346

Provenance

June 26, 1985, purchased from C. G. Boerner (dealer) by the MFA.

Credit Line

Francis Welch Fund