Embalming of Christ on mount Colgotha, Cavalry, with skull, from the Passion of Christ.
Mary Magdalene embalms his feet. Saint John removes the crown of thorns and the crown is wrapped in cloth. The three Mary's are weeping.
Very good dark impression, printed on thin laid paper with large margins and a watermark.
After a painting/drawing of Jan Stradanus, Jan van der Straet (1523-1605).
Engraving engraved and published by Philips Galle (1537-1612) in 1576-1583.
New Hollstein Dutch 83-1(2) First state.
Plate signed : 'Joan Strad inv.' 'Phls Gall excud.'
Jan van der Straet worked in Italy (the Medici), and he inspired and was inspired by Antonio Tempesta.
Philips Galle was a Flemish engraver and publisher in Antwerp/ Haarlem. As engraver he worked for Hiëronymus Cock and Pieter Bruegel the Elder.
Delivered in a museum passe-partout.
- Joan Stradanus (1523-1605), Philips Galle (1537-1612)
- Titel des Kunstwerks
- Embalming of Christ on mount Colgotha, with skull, the tombe and a view of Jerusalem..
- 1700 und früher
- Signiert in der Platte
- exzellenter Zustand
- 19.7×26.3×0 cm