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Noah's Ark, from the series Toneel ofte vertooch der Bybelsche historien, 1659

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 67 x 100 mm
  • Inv. 2014-FJ

Public Domain

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All kinds of animals enter Noah's ark in pairs over a gangplank, many birds fly in.


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 Noah's Ark, from 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, at the bottom right: 6
printed inscription outside the depiction, below: Noach en sijn gesin gaet in de Arcke met alderleij gedierte en wormen./ Genesis 7.1.
inscription on the reverse: 1
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-FJ
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015636 landscapes AAT
300263554 animal paintings AAT
Keywords Iconclass 71 Old Testament Iconclass
71B3 story of Noah Iconclass
71B322 the embarkation of the ark Iconclass
71B3221 the gathering of the animals in pairs ~ story of Noah Iconclass
71B3222 the animals enter the ark Iconclass
71B33111 the ark ~ story of Noah Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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