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Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652) published: Christ before Caiphas - 1652

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Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652) published: Christ before Caiphas - 1652

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Engraving in large format

Technique: Engraving
Year: 17th century
Condition: In good condition
Title of artwork: Christ before Caiaphas - 1652
Signature: Signed
Artist: Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652)
Sold with frame: No
Picture size (in cm): 41,10 x 51,40 cm

Impressive double folio print. Original flattened middle fold. complete with one cm margins top and bottom, complete plate border and tread margins left and right.

From: Royal-Size Bible
Historiae Sacrae Veteris et Novi Testamenti
Biblische figuren, Darinnen die fürnembste historien, in heiliger Schrifft begriffen, geschichtmässig entworffen

Published by: Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652)

Christ before Caiaphas; Christ with His hands bound at right, the high-priest Caiaphas is standing on a platform at left, a fire is burning in the central background, a dog is barking at Christ in the left foreground.
Engraving. Date: 1652 (c.)

Lettered in the lower margin with biblical verse in Latin and four columns containing four lines of Dutch verse: "Tunc Princeps...Matthe.26.57." and "Hier brenght.../ wraeck als op gevoet.". Numbered 5 in lower right corner.

Hollstein undescribed (Visscher)

From a series of eighteen numbered engravings by an anonymous printmaker showing the passion of Christ, possibly published by Claes Jansz Visscher as a separate set before publishing his Royal size bible (not descibed in Hollstein).

Similar print in the collection of the British Museum - 1939,0130.1.110


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