Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Christ on the Cross

Artist:
Lucas Vorsterman I (Flemish, Zaltbommel 1595–1675 Antwerp)
Artist:
After Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)
Dedicatee:
Dedicated to Godefroid Houtappels
Date:
1625–75
Medium:
Engraving; first state of two
Dimensions:
plate: 15 3/16 x 9 15/16 in. (38.5 x 25.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.522
Not on view
Inscription: In lower margin:
One line Latin: SOL cognovit, ... conturbatus est.
One line dedication to Godefroid Houtappels (died January 1626) by Vorsterman:
Ornatissimo viro D. GODEFRIDO HOVTAPPELS deuotionis ergo lubenter D.D. Lucas Vorsterman.
At right: Et excud Cum priuilegijs.
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Hollstein XLIII.34.29 i/ii
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