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The Last Judgement

  • burin engraving, etching, paper
  • 281 x 183 mm
  • Inv. 2014-Q

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Johannes Baptista I Vrints RKD
Antwerp ca. 1552 - Antwerp 1610
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Pieter I van der Borcht RKD
Mechelen ca. 1530 - Antwerp ca. 1611

Title The Last Judgement
Period 16th century
17th century
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
etching AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription in the representation, bottom left: Pet. vander Borcht invent.
inscription in the depiction, centre: Ioan. Baptista Vrints excud.
inscription in the depiction, below: Ongregabuntur ante eum omnes gentes [...] hoedos autem a sinistris. Matt. XXV.
inscription: Voor-reden/ Leser eens anders Werck......./..( t:m)../...... Vlieder goetwillich vrient ende dienaer/ Merten Back, Priester.
inscription: behoort toe aen Petris Verbeust sedert/ 29 agistis 1766
inscription on the back, bottom right: Stad Gent / Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
etching AAT
reproductive prints AAT
Inventory number 2014-Q
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11D Christ Iconclass
11D321 'Majestas Domini': Christ in mandorla seated on a rainbow or sphere and accompanied by the Tetramorph Iconclass
11F the Virgin Mary Iconclass
11G angels Iconclass
11H(JOHN THE BAPTIST) John the Baptist; possible attributes: book, reed cross, baptismal cup, honeycomb, lamb, staff Iconclass
11H(JOHN) the apostle John the Evangelist; possible attributes: book, cauldron, chalice with snake, eagle, palm, scroll Iconclass
11H(LUKE) Luke the evangelist; possible attributes: book, (winged) ox, portrait of the Virgin, surgical instruments, painter's utensils, scroll Iconclass
11H(MARK) Mark (Marcus) the evangelist, and bishop of Alexandria; possible attributes: book, (winged) lion, pen and inkhorn, scroll Iconclass
11H(MATTHEW) the apostle and evangelist Matthew (Mattheus); possible attributes: angel, axe, book, halberd, pen and inkhorn, purse, scroll, square, sword Iconclass
11K1 human-shaped devil Iconclass
11K4 activities of devil(s) Iconclass
11K43 devil or demons attacking mortals Iconclass
11L541412 Last Judgement (as one of the Four Last Things) Iconclass
11T2(+4) symbols of hell (+ devil(s)) Iconclass
11U Last Judgement Iconclass
11U1 Category 92880 Iconclass
11U22 division of the blessed and the damned ~ Last Judgement Iconclass
11U3 symbols of Last Judgement Iconclass
31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) Iconclass
31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) - AA - female human figure Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
48C7352 horn, trumpet, cornet, trombone, tuba Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
42E3 grave, tomb and other grave-forms and grave-markers Iconclass
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