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The Captives
The Captives
Engraver And Publish:
After A Drawing By:
Date:
1598
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Chiaroscuro Woodcut In Four Blocks
Dimensions:
36.7 x 37.1 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Christie's 7/3/74;
LR verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 173);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no.173

Accession Number:
1991.1.127
Acquisition Date:
1992-01-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A procession of men, some with bound hands, women and children, and buffoons, passing in front of two buildings divided by an ornate column with a Corinthian capital that bisects the image.