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The Good Samaritan

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    F,1.22

  • Title (series)

    • The Good Samaritan
  • Description

    Riverscape with the Good Samaritan on a road in right foreground, pouring oil in the victim's wounds, two large trees at left, a town on the river-bank in right background; after an engraving by Sadeler after Jan Brueghel the Elder
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1593-1625 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 217 millimetres
    • Width: 274 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin: "Ioa. Breug. inuentor" and "Ex pietate leuat caua vulnera Samaritanus" and "A. lon excu.".
  • Curator's comments

    A pair to another copy after Aegidius Sadeler, see 1967,0724.1.
    For the engraving by Sadeler see F,1.21.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 218 (Sadeler; copy) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    F,1.22

Riverscape with the Good Samaritan on a road in right foreground, pouring oil in the victim's wounds, two large trees at left, a town on the river-bank in right background; after an engraving by Sadeler after Jan Brueghel the Elder  Engraving

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Riverscape with the Good Samaritan on a road in right foreground, pouring oil in the victim's wounds, two large trees at left, a town on the river-bank in right background; after an engraving by Sadeler after Jan Brueghel the Elder Engraving

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