The Preaching of John the Baptist, from the series Imagines et figurae bibliorum

Public Domain

Artist(s) / maker(s)

Pieter I van der Borcht (etchers)
Jan Philipsz. Schabaelje (publisher)


ca. 1582 - 1593

More about this work

Artist(s) / maker(s) Pieter I van der Borcht VIAF RKD Wikidata, Jan Philipsz. Schabaelje
Type etching AAT
Category prints (visual works) AAT
Material paper AAT
Dimensions 188 x 246 mm
Location Work currently not on display
Object number 2013-AAV
Subjects religious symbolism AAT , figures (representations) AAT , landscapes AAT
Tags New Testament Iconclass, John the Baptist; possible attributes: book, reed cross, baptismal cup, honeycomb, lamb, staff Iconclass, story of John the Baptist (Matthew 3; Mark 1:4-11; Luke 3:1-22; John 1:19-34) Iconclass, (scenes from the life of) John the Baptist and Mary Iconclass, John the Baptist baptizing Iconclass, baptism of Christ in the river Jordan: John the Baptist pouring out water on Christ's head: the Holy Ghost descends Iconclass, insignia of bishop, e.g. mitre, crozier Iconclass, the Holy Ghost Iconclass, Holy Ghost represented as a dove (in flames) Iconclass, landscapes with waters, waterscapes, seascapes (in the temperate zone) Iconclass, water (one of the four elements) Iconclass, river Iconclass, geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (names of cities and villages excepted) (RIVER JORDAN) Iconclass, crowd, mob Iconclass, mountains Iconclass, landscape with tower or castle Iconclass, city-view, and landscape with man-made constructions Iconclass, prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city Iconclass, trees Iconclass, dog Iconclass, light Iconclass, radiance emanating from persons or things Iconclass, supernatural light Iconclass, male sex; man Iconclass, female sex; woman Iconclass, portrait, self-portrait of painter Iconclass, sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass, sitting figure Iconclass, standing figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass, walking-stick, staff, cane Iconclass, movement in water Iconclass
Vlaamse Kunstcollectie - EN

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