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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1868,0822.839

  • Description

    The Infant Christ and the Infant John the Baptist playing with the lamb; landscape with Christ at right, St John at left and the lamb in between them, water-lilies and a frog in right foreground; after Christoffel Jegher who made a woodcut after Peter Paul Rubens
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1630-1650
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 335 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 439 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in Latin in lower margin: "O Baptista ... clausus exultaras" and below "P. P. Rubbens delin." and "Corn. Galle excudit".
  • Curator's comments

    After the painting by Rubens formerly in the Palazzo Balbi or Palazzo Reale, Genoa (Rooses 185).
    For another impression see R,4.3.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 255 bibliographic details
    • Schneevoogt 1873 85.92 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1868

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1868,0822.839

The Infant Christ and the Infant John the Baptist playing with the lamb. Landscape with Christ at right, St John at left and the lamb in between them, water-lilies and a frog in right foreground; after Peter Paul Rubens  Engraving

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The Infant Christ and the Infant John the Baptist playing with the lamb. Landscape with Christ at right, St John at left and the lamb in between them, water-lilies and a frog in right foreground; after Peter Paul Rubens Engraving

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