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The Assumption of the Virgin

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 256 x 188 mm
  • Inv. 2014-IF-1

Public Domain

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David Coster RKD
The Hague ca. 1665 - The Hague 1752
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Title The Assumption of the Virgin
Period 17th century
18th century
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription outside the depiction, top left: Pars Aest. p. 545.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: D. Coster sculp:
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-IF-1
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11C God the Father Iconclass
11D Christ Iconclass
11D3 Christ as adult Iconclass
11F the Virgin Mary Iconclass
11F81 miraculous statues of Mary or the Madonna Iconclass
11F9 Mary devotion Iconclass
11G angels Iconclass
11G21 angels singing, making music Iconclass
11G23 angels crowning and/or bringing palm-branches Iconclass
11H saints Iconclass
11HH female saints Iconclass
22C light Iconclass
22C2 artificial light Iconclass
22C8 shadow Iconclass
25G41 flowers Iconclass
26A clouds Iconclass
31A25331 pointing to the forehead with the index finger Iconclass
31A25551 index finger upwards Iconclass
31B62 morphology of facial expression Iconclass
31B6211 looking upwards Iconclass
31D1 the ages of man Iconclass
32A6 physiognomy Iconclass
41D212 coat, cape Iconclass
43A4321 apotheosis (or ascension) of individuals Iconclass
44B191 crown (symbol of sovereignty) Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
73E77 the assumption of Mary ('assumptio corporis'): she is borne into heaven by angels Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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