The Temptation of Christ by the Devil

A work made of woodcut in black on cream laid paper, tipped onto ivory laid paper mount prepared with ochre wash.
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  • A work made of woodcut in black on cream laid paper, tipped onto ivory laid paper mount prepared with ochre wash.

Date:

1633/35

Artist:

Christoffel Jegher (Flemish, 1596-1652/53)
after Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577-1640)

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Artist

Christoffel Jegher

Title

The Temptation of Christ by the Devil

Origin

Flanders

Date

1633–1635

Medium

Woodcut in black on cream laid paper, tipped onto ivory laid paper mount prepared with ochre wash

Inscriptions

Signed recto, in block, lower left to lower right: "P.P. Rub. / delin. & exc. / CVM PRIVILGIIS. Christoffel Iegher. Sc."

Dimensions

324 × 432 (image); 336 × 444 mm (page); 390 × 497 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Endowment

Reference Number

1998.362

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