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Portrait of Menno Simons, 1792

  • burin engraving, etching, paper
  • 149 x 90 mm
  • Inv. 2014-JY-13

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Portrait of Menno Simons, leader of the Mennonites.


Reinier Vinkeles RKD
Amsterdam 1741 - Amsterdam 1816
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Jacobus Buys RKD
Amsterdam 1724 - Amsterdam 1801

Johannes Allart RKD
Windesheim (Overijssel) 1754 - The Hague 1816

Title Portrait of Menno Simons
Date 1792
Period 18th century
Location Amsterdam TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
etching AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription outside the depiction, below: Menno Simons.
printed inscription outside the depiction, top right: XXVII.D.1 pl.II.
printed inscription outside the depiction, bottom left: J. Buys, delin.
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: Rein.r Vinkeles, sculp. 1792.
stamps (tools) on the back, bottom right: Stad Gent / Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
etching AAT
Inventory number 2014-JY-13
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
Permalink https://mskgent.be/collection/work/data/2014-JY-13
IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/11497/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015637 portraits AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31D14 adult man Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
61B2 historical persons Iconclass
61B2(MENNO SIMONS) historical person (MENNO SIMONS) Iconclass
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