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St Paul and the Apostles / S. Tadeus

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1986,0621.85

  • Title (object)

    • S. Tadeus

    Title (series)

    • St Paul and the Apostles
  • Description

    St Jude Thaddeus, half-length turned to left, holding a carpenter's tool (?) and reading a book; in lettered oval against black background with flowers in the spandrels; after Antonius Wierix
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1584-1605
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 83 millimetres
    • Width: 57 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in oval: "S. TADEVS" and "VÆ ILLIS QVI IN VIA CAIN ABIERVT".
        Signed in lower margin: "I. de Weert f." and "I. le clerc ex.".
  • Curator's comments

    This is one from a series of thirteen, for comment see 1986,0621.82.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 72 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1986

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1986,0621.85

St Jude Thaddeus, half-length turned to left, holding a tool and reading a book; in lettered oval against black background with flowers in the spandrels; after Antonius Wierix  Engraving

Recto

St Jude Thaddeus, half-length turned to left, holding a tool and reading a book; in lettered oval against black background with flowers in the spandrels; after Antonius Wierix Engraving

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