Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Jehoiada Anointing Joash, from The Story of Joash and Queen Athaliah

Series/Portfolio:
The Story of Joash and Queen Athaliah
Artist:
Herman Müller
Artist:
After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Date:
ca.1567
Medium:
Engraving; first state of two
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 × 10 5/16 in. (20 × 26.2 cm) Plate: 7 5/16 × 9 9/16 in. (18.5 × 24.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry G. Friedman, 1957
Accession Number:
57.658.17
Not on view
Inscription: Lower Margin Center: MHEEMSKERCK INUENTOR (MH interlaced)
Bottom Left: H M V L fecit
Lower Margin Right: Numbered 3
Lower Margin: Two Latin verses REX LACHRIMA IMBUITUR, QUAM SYLUA EXTILLAT IGUMES?/ SEDITIOSA NECI MANDATUR ATALIA CERTAE

Marking: Verso Center: Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
New Hollstein (Heemskerck) I.123.141.i/ii; New Hollstein (Muller) I.110.31.i/ii; Hollstein VIII.246.416
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