Requires Photography

Landscape with Tobias and the Angel (from the Landscapes with Biblical and Mythological Scenes series, 1 of 12 plates)

about 1551 - before 1558
Etched by Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570), After Matthijs Cock, Netherlandish, about 1509 - before 1548


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish, vol. IV, Cock) 19; Riggs 48

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.1 x 31.8 cm (9 1/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1988

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, lower center: Comite - diuono Tobias proficiscitur.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower right: Cock .fecit . 1558

Markings

Watermark yes, but not yet identified); verso, in pencil: a62619; 1889; 80; zn 525; 1/6

Provenance

November, 1929, purchased from F. H. Bresler Co. (dealers), Milwaukee, by the MFA. (Accession Date: November 1, 1929)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Coolidge