<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Print made by Frederik Christiaan Bierweiler, active 1800–1831, Dutch
after Sir Peter Paul Rubens, 1577–1640, Flemish
Published by J. Groenewoud, active 1795–1815, Dutch
Title:

De Begraving

Additional Title(s):

The Entombment

Date:
ca. 1820
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26 3/8 × 20 1/2 inches (67 × 52.1 cm), Plate: 24 1/4 × 17 inches (61.6 × 43.2 cm), and Image: 23 × 17 inches (58.4 × 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "No.12"

Lettered below image: "P.P.Rubens, pinxt. | DE BEGRAVING. | F.C.Bierweiler, Sculpt | Proefdruk. | Uigegeven te Amsterdam by J. Groenewoud, Jz. op de | Princegracht by de Utreschse Straat in No.26."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.646
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
burial | Christianity | cloth | death | graves | linen | men | mourning | nails | New Testament | tomb | white | women
Associated People:
Jesus
Mary Magdalene, Saint (early 1st c. AD – mid-late 1st c. AD)
Mary
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22345
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.