Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Circumcision of Shechen, from The Story of Dinah and Shechem, plate 3

Series/Portfolio:
The Story of Dinah and Shechem
Artist:
Herman Müller
Artist:
After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Date:
1569
Medium:
Engraving; first state of three (New Hollstein)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 9 7/8 in. (20.3 × 25.1 cm) Plate: 11 × 14 13/16 in. (28 × 37.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.705.23
Not on view
Inscription: Lower Margin: COMPLENTES DESIDERIUM IACOB. CIRCUMCIDERUNT SE, QUOD VIRI ERANT GENE 34. 3

Marking: Verso Center Left: Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: Craddock and Barnard
New Hollstein(Heemskerck) I.44.33 i/iii; Hollstein VIII.246.410-413;
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