David Confronted with Goliath

Anonymous after Maerten van Heemskerckca. 1556

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: David Confronted with Goliath
  • Creator: Anonymous after Maerten van Heemskerck
  • Date Created: ca. 1556
  • Set or Series Title: The Story of David and Saul
  • Print State: First of three states
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Purchase funds, 1960
  • Materials & Techniques: Engraving on white laid paper. Watermark: Indecipherable
  • Keywords: Bible, Old Testament, religions, religious art, series (groups)
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: Published by Hieronymus Cock, Antwerp; first edition of four
  • Dimensions: Plate dimensions: 203 mm x 251 mm (7.99 in. x 9.88 in.). Sheet dimensions: 278 mm x 382 mm (10.94 in. x 15.04 in.).
  • Bibliography: New Hollstein 99 (part I, 93); the set is Hollstein 491–500 (vol. 8, p. 247)
  • Associated People: Created by Anonymous, After Maerten van Heemskerck (Dutch, 1498-1574)
  • Accession Number: 1960.30.2.6