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Theatrum Pictorium

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1982,U.2070

  • Title (series)

    • Theatrum Pictorium
  • Description

    Martha trying to convert her sister. Interior of a room with Mary Magdalene seated at a toilet-table, Martha at left and pleading with her, a servant beyond; after Francesco Lupicini. c.1656-1660
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1656-1660 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 227 millimetres
    • Width: 169 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin: "F. Lopitsino p." and "10 Alta 7 Lata" and "241" and "I. Troyen f.".
        Lettered below the impression: "Teniers Gal.".
  • Curator's comments

    This is one from 246 plates of Teniers' Theatre of Paintings, for comment on the series see 1850,0713.20. After the painting (in reverse) in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, inv.no.364.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 99 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1982,U.2070

Martha trying to convert her sister. Interior of a room with Mary Magdalene seated at a toilet-table, Martha at left and pleading with her, a servant beyond; after Francesco Lupicini; from a series of fifty-four etchings as part of the Theatre of Paintings (Theatrum Pictorum) by David Teniers the Younger  Etching

Recto

Martha trying to convert her sister. Interior of a room with Mary Magdalene seated at a toilet-table, Martha at left and pleading with her, a servant beyond; after Francesco Lupicini; from a series of fifty-four etchings as part of the Theatre of Paintings (Theatrum Pictorum) by David Teniers the Younger Etching

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