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Jezebel Promising Naboth's Vineyard to King Ahab (Block 5 from a series of 6 , The "small" Power of Women)

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Inscription

Lower center, within tablet, in moveable type: Nabothe ende Iesabel E/ Iesabel Sprache...[6 lines of various Biblical texts] Verso: various

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896), New York,stamp (Lugt 1309); acquired by MFA, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Coll.,stamp (Lugt 1870);November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1516–19

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Relief) 11; Hollstein 11, II(II) (with ornamental frame and Dutch text); Filedt Kok (Hollstein) "B. hsn. 11" c; V. 184

Dimensions

Inner Image: 23.9 x 16.9 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/8 in.) Sheet: 35 x 22.9 cm (13 3/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

P19209

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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