Pentecost, 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, ca. 1653 - 1654
The depiction of Pentecost takes place in a room where the Holy Spirit descends on the Virgin Mary, Mary Magdalene and the 12 apostles. The people in Jerusalem crowd together and are beside themselves with amazement as they hear the apostles each speaking in their own language (Acts 2).

More about this work

Artist(s) / maker(s) Pieter I van der Borcht VIAF RKD Wikidata, Jan Philipsz. Schabaelje
Type etching
Category prints (visual works) AAT
Material paper
Location Work currently not on display
Object number 2013-ABL
Vlaamse Kunstcollectie - EN

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