Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Remember the Sabbath Day: The Man Gathering Sticks Upon Sabbath, from The Ten Commandments, plate 3

Series/Portfolio:
The Ten Commandments
Artist:
Herman Müller
Artist:
After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Publisher:
Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Date:
ca 1566
Medium:
Engraving, first state of three (New Hollstein)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/16 × 13 1/2 in. (25.8 × 34.3 cm) Plate: 8 5/16 × 9 3/4 in. (21.1 × 24.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.4(144)
Not on view
Inscription: Upper right: MHEEMSKERCK JN (MH interlaced)
Bottom right: H. COCK. EX.
Bottom left: 3
Upper left: NUMERUS.XV.CAP.
Lower margin: MEMENTO, VT DIEM... TVI EST. / EXOD.XX.

Marking: Verso lower center: Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Watermark
Vendor: James Clark McGuire
New Hollstein (Heemskerck) I.67.67 i/iii; New Hollstein (Muller) I.91.11; Hollstein VIII.246.394; Hollstein XIV.101.28
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