Hendrik Goltzius (Artist) Jan van der Straat (Related Artist)

Saint Paul bitten by a viper

Saint Paul bitten by a viper by Hendrik Goltzius, Jan van der Straat

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Title
Saint Paul bitten by a viper
Artist/creator
Production date
circa 1582
Medium
engraving (watermark; crowned shield with letter B
Dimensions
197 x 266 mm
Inscription
(within image) HGoltzius sculp. (l.l.). (verso - pencil) B-280/1582 (l.r.). insc. cont - below image. Iohan Stradanus inuen (l.l.). Philippus Galle excu (l.l.). Pelleret vt Paulus Crescentia frigora membris/ Contulevat farmenta focis. cui vixera dextram (l.l.). Dente petit frustra cuius de domite crescens Est accensa fides fidei. quoq sensibus ardor ficto (l.r.).
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/50/57
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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