- Museum number
Object: The Feeding of the Hungry
Series: The Seven Acts of Mercy and the Last Judgment
The feeding of the Hungry; an old man distributing loafs of bread, kept in a large basket, to the needy, including a a woman with children; behind, to left, a woman hands out bowls of soup to children; an ornamental border, exemplifying breadmaking and agriculture, showing related tools, bundels of wheat and baking utensil; a cartouche inscribed in Latin seen below image; after Maarten de Vos; first state published by Crispijn de Passe
- Production date
- 1590-1637 (c)
Height: 176 millimetres (cropped)
Width: 204 millimetres (cropped)
- Curator's comments
- For comment on the series see 1868,0612.2053.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Inscribed in black ink on the back: "from Strawberry Hill", a capital "OA", the year "1842" and the numbers "2-6"
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number