Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Dance of Salome at Herod's Banquet, from The Story of St John the Baptist, plate 5

Series/Portfolio:
The Story of St John the Baptist
Artist:
Philips Galle (Netherlandish, Haarlem 1537–1612 Antwerp)
Artist:
After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Date:
1564
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 × 10 3/8 in. (20 × 26.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.2374(5)
Not on view
Inscription: Bottom left of center: 5
Lower margin: REGEM HILARA VIRGO CHOREIS, DABIT ILLE CVPITA/ COLLA TIBI, MATRIS LVDIBRIA DIRA NEFANDAE.

Marking: Verso upper right: Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: Colnaghi
New Hollstein (Heemskerck) II.18.311; Hollstein VII.78.194; Hollstein VIII.244.297; Bartsch LVI.107.025.5
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