A servant buries his talent.
Parable of the talents (title of the series).
The servant, who has received money from his master to keep, digs a hole to bury it. To the right a ruin and to the left in the background a port. At the bottom of the margin is a reference to the Latin biblical text.
Harmen Jansz Muller (mentioned on the item)
Gerard van Groeningen
Publisher: Gerard de Jode (possibly)
the printer: Amsterdam
1565-1572 and/or 1579-1585
Nuovo Hollstein Dutch 51-1 (2)
Note: Harmen Jansz. pestello
Nuovo Hollstein Dutch 110-1 (2)
Print perhaps used in: Thesaurus sacrarum historiarum veteris testamenti (...). Antwerp: Gerard de Jode, 1579 and 1585.
La dinastia Muller, vol. 1, p. 134, cat. N. 51
Gerard van Groeningen, vol. 1, p. 146, n. Cat. 110
Some small cuts at the bottom of the margin, as pictured.
- Harmen Jansz Muller (1539 - 1617)
- Title of artwork
- Servo seppellisce il suo talento
- 1565 -1572
- Plate signed
- Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 292×204 mm