The Death of Lucretia

Paulus Moreelse1612

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: The Death of Lucretia
  • Creator: Paulus Moreelse
  • Date Created: 1612
  • 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, 1971
  • Materials & Techniques: Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks printed in light grey, medium grey, and black ink
  • Keywords: death, mythology
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Bibliography: Le Blanc 2 (vol. 3, p. 46); Nagler, Lex. 1 (vol. 10, p. 527); Alfred von Wurzbach 2 (vol. 2, p. 187) as “after P. Moreelse”; Hollstein 2 iii (vol. 14, p. 87); Strauss (1973) 152A, as described but with two tone blocks
  • Associated People: Created by Paulus Moreelse (Dutch, 1571-1638)
  • Accession Number: 1971.3.1