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The Calling of Saint Matthew, from the series Toneel ofte vertooch der Bybelsche historien, 1659

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 68 x 100 mm
  • Inv. 2014-HJ

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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 The Calling of Saint Matthew, 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: Iesus siende Mattheum in het Tolhuys, seyde tot hem volght mij, ende hij opstaende volghde.
printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Matth. 9.9.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: 25
inscription reverse, centre: 1
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-HJ
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300124520 interior views AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11D Christ Iconclass
11D3 Christ as adult Iconclass
11H saints Iconclass
11H(MATTHEW) the apostle and evangelist Matthew (Mattheus); possible attributes: angel, axe, book, halberd, pen and inkhorn, purse, scroll, square, sword Iconclass
41D267 purse, money-bag Iconclass
44D administrative bodies Iconclass
44D2 taxes and financial administration Iconclass
44D21 tax collection Iconclass
44D211 tax payment Iconclass
44D23 financial administration ~ taxes Iconclass
46B311 coin Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
73C public life of Christ: from his baptism until the Passion Iconclass
73C711 calling of the apostles Iconclass
73C7115 calling of Matthew (Levi), the tax-collector (usually with money lying on the table and people paying taxes) (Matthew 9:9; Mark 2:14; Luke 5:27-28) Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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