The saint, apostle and evangelist Matthew stands in a rocky landscape. He holds an axe in his right hand, a book in his left. This print is part of a series of 14 prints, each consisting of a full-length effigy of an apostle, Christ or Paul with typical attributes and a caption in Latin.
|Date||ca. 1591 - 1592|
|Medium and support||burin engraving AAT|
|Object type||burin engraving AAT|
|Current whereabouts||Work currently not on display|
|Art & Architecture Thesaurus||
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
11H(MATTHEW) the apostle and evangelist Matthew (Mattheus); possible attributes: angel, axe, book, halberd, pen and inkhorn, purse, scroll, square, sword Iconclass
25H11 mountains Iconclass
25H112 rocks Iconclass
47D8(AXE) tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: axe Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
49M32 book Iconclass
|School / Style||Renaissance AAT|
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