Judah Giving Tamar the Pledge (from The Story of Judah and Thamar series, plate 1 of 4)
Filedt Kok (New Hollstein, Dutch & Flemish, Muller Dynasty Part I) 5 (II/III)
Platemark: 21 × 26.2 cm (8 1/4 × 10 5/16 in.) Sheet: 22.5 × 28.9 cm (8 7/8 × 11 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Inscribed in plate, right of lower center: 1; in lower margin: IVDAS ET THAMAR COEVNT PROMITTITVR HOEDVS ANNVLVS, AMILLÆ, ATQVÆ PEDVM PRO PIGNORE DANTVR.
Signed in plate, lower right: MHeemskerck In,/ HMVL fe, I. Boel exc.
Verso, in graphite: 72 [?]; Harman Muller; MFA Babcock Bequest stamp in purple [Lugt 207], with accession number in ink: 2765
June 12, 1900, bequeathed to the MFA by William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899; Lugt 208), Paris. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)
Bequest of William Perkins Babcock