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Izebel's Body Is Thrown to the Dogs, from the series Toneel ofte vertooch der Bybelsche historien, 1659

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 69 x 103 mm
  • Inv. 2014-GY

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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 Izebel's Body Is Thrown to the Dogs, 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 outside the depiction, below: Isabel wert uyt de venster gesmeten door t' bevel Iehu en van de honden gegeten
printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: 2. Regum 9.33.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: 121
inscription reverse, centre: 3
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-GY
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
Permalink https://mskgent.be/collection/work/data/2014-GY
IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/11409/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300263554 animal paintings AAT
300015571 cityscapes (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 25I city-view, and landscape with man-made constructions Iconclass
25I12 prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city Iconclass
34B11 dog Iconclass
41A1 civic architecture; edifices; dwellings Iconclass
41A14 urban housing Iconclass
45D313 private soldier Iconclass
46C13141 horse Iconclass
46C144 four-wheeled, animal-drawn vehicle, e.g.: cab, carriage, coach Iconclass
71 Old Testament Iconclass
31E235 violent death ~ maltreatment, torture Iconclass
57AA91 Cruelty, Ferocity; 'Crudelta', 'Ferocita' (Ripa) Iconclass
71K3 story of the kingdom and kings of Israel (part II) Iconclass
71K31 story of Jehu, king of Israel (2 Kings 9:30 - 10:36) Iconclass
71K311 the end of the house of Ahab Iconclass
71K3112 Jezebel looks down from a window and taunts Jehu who is entering Jezreel Iconclass
71K3113 Jezebel is thrown from the window by two eunuchs Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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