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The Beheading of John the Baptist

Hendrik van Goudt (Dutch, 1585–1630), After Adam Elsheimer (German, 1578–1610)

Catalogue Raisonné

Holl.viii.154 4, iii/iii; Wurz. 4; Dut. 4 ii/ii


7.7 x 5.9 cm (3 1/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique


Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




In plate LL: AE [ligature]
In plate LR: HG [ligature]
Later inscriptions or marks: Recto UR in pen and brown ink: mbwz [?]
Recto LL in pen and brown ink: B
Recto LR in pen and brown ink: mB [?]
Verso UL in pen and brown ink: v. Gawet 1826 [Lugt 1069]
Verso UL in graphite pencil: 197
Verso UC in pen and brown ink: FR.1799 [Lugt 2133]
Verso C in graphite pencil: C.12242 [Colnaghi’s]
Verso LL: stamp of Alferoff [Lugt 1727]
Verso LL in graphite pencil: R396U
Verso LC in graphite pencil: DTMSLCI [Tunick]


Gawet (Lugt 1069); Franz Rechberger 1799 (Vienna, curator of the cabinet of Count Moriz von Fries and of the Albertina, Lugt 2133); Alferoff (L. 1727); Colnaghi's, London; David Tunick, New York

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund