The Story of Niobe, plate 5

Jan Saenredam1594

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: The Story of Niobe, plate 5
  • Creator: Jan Saenredam after Hendrick Goltzius after Polidoro da Caravaggio
  • Date Created: 1594
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Inscribed in plate of plate 4 of this set: “H. Goltzius exe.” and “F. E.”; inscribed in plate of this plate 5 of this set: “I Saenredam Sculp.” and “Ao 1594”; inscribed in orange pencil in lower margin, center: “5”
  • Set or Series Title: The Story of Niobe
  • Print State: Second of four 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. Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 2006
  • Materials & Techniques: Etching
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: Image dimensions: 265 mm x 386 mm (10.43 in. x 15.2 in.). Sheet dimensions: 300 mm x 430 mm (11.81 in. x 16.93 in.).
  • Bibliography: Huigen Leeflang and Ger Luijten, et al., Hendrick Goltzius (1558–1617): Drawings, Prints, and Paintings (Zwolle: Waanders Publishers, 2003); Hollstein 113 (the set); Bartsch vol. 4, no. 33e
  • Associated People: Created by Jan Saenredam (Dutch, 1565-1607), After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, ca. 1499 - ca. 1543)
  • Accession Number: 2006.9.5