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St. James the Great, from Christ, the Apostles and St. Paul with the Creed

Artist:
Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)
Date:
ca. 1589
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. (15.6 x 10.8 cm) plate: 5 15/16 × 4 1/8 in. (15.1 × 10.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.884-4
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate below image: 'Qvi conceptvs est de / Spiritv sancto, natvs ex / Maria virgine.', numbered 'III.' and '3.', above the text and at lower left corner, respectively; and lettered within image lower left with the monogram 'HG [in ligature].'

Marking: Collector's mark of J. Thorel (Lugt 1542) on verso.
J. Thorel
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 21, 1996–January 6, 1997.

New Hollstein (Goltzius) I.84.37; Hollstein VIII.12.37.
F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts. vols. 1-64, Amsterdam, 1954–2010, cat. no. VIII.12.37.

F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. 2008, cat. no. Goltzius, part I.84.37, ill.



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