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Judah and Tamar, fro the series Toneel ofte vertooch der Bybelsche historien, 1659

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 68 x 101 mm
  • Inv. 2014-FC

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Pieter Hendriksz. Schut RKD
Amsterdam ca. 1660 - 1680
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Nicolaes I Visscher
Amsterdam 1618 - Amsterdam 1679

Nicolaes II Visscher RKD
Amsterdam 1618 - Amsterdam 1709

Title Judah and Tamar, fro the series Toneel ofte vertooch der Bybelsche historien
Date 1659
Period 17th century
Location Amsterdam TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription in the depiction, centre right: C. J. Visscher Excudit
printed inscription in the depiction, at the bottom right: 35
inscription outside the depiction, below: Iuda beslaept Thamar sijn soons weduwe ende sij wert swanger/ Genesis 38.16.
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-FC
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
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IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/11397/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300015636 landscapes AAT
300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 25G3 trees Iconclass
25I city-view, and landscape with man-made constructions Iconclass
25I12 prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city Iconclass
31A235 sitting figure Iconclass
31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA235 sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
41A1 civic architecture; edifices; dwellings Iconclass
41A14 urban housing Iconclass
42A12 pregnant woman Iconclass
71 Old Testament Iconclass
71C332 story of Judah and Tamar (Genesis 38) Iconclass
71C3327 Tamar changes from her widow's clothes and covers her face with a veil after the manner of the prostitutes; sitting at the entrance of a city on the road to Timnath she awaits Judah Iconclass
71C33271 Judah's love-affair with Tamar; he gives her his signet(-ring), bracelets and staff Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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