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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    R,3.7

  • Description

    The flight of Lot and his family from Sodom; an angel leading Loth outside a city-gate, his wife next to him, his daughters following while carrying the family's possessions; after Peter Paul Rubens. 1620
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1620
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 330 millimetres
    • Width: 385 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        One line Latin dedication in lower margin by Rubens to Jan Brant: "Eruditione et probitae...gener, observantiae ergo D.D." Below : P. P. Rubens pinxit. / Cum Privilegiis, Regis Christianissimi, Principum Belgarum , et Ordinum Bataviae / Lucas Vorsterman sculp. et excud. An 1620."
  • Curator's comments

    After the painting by Rubens in The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida (Rooses 102). A drawing by Van Dyck is in the Musée du Louvre, Paris (inv. 20.314).

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1.II (under Vorsterman) bibliographic details
    • Schneevoogt 1873 2.9 bibliographic details
    • Corpus Rubenianum III 5 (copy 3) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    R,3.7

The flight of Lot and his family from Sodom; an angel leading Loth outside a city-gate, his wife next to him, his daughters following while carrying the family's possessions; after Peter Paul Rubens. 1620  Engraving

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The flight of Lot and his family from Sodom; an angel leading Loth outside a city-gate, his wife next to him, his daughters following while carrying the family's possessions; after Peter Paul Rubens. 1620 Engraving

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