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Maker(s):Huyberts, Cornelis
Culture:Dutch (1669 or 1670-ca. 1712)
Title:Een Christen op xyn Sterfbedde [A Christian on his Deathbed]
Date Made:1712
Type:Print
Materials:Etching and letterpress printing in black ink on ivory paper
Place Made:Europe; Netherlands
Measurements:Mat: 24 in x 18 15/16 in; 60.96 cm x 48.10125 cm; Sheet: 20 in x 13 1/8 in; 50.8 cm x 33.3375 cm
Narrative Inscription:  Printer: recto, lwr. ctr. (printed): Te Rotterdam, by Barent Bos Boekverkeoper op't Welft-nieuwland 1712. Inscriptions: recto: lwr. ctr. of image black (printed): C. Huyberts. inv: et. Fecit.; lwr. r. of image block (printed): B. Bos Excudit.
Accession Number:  MH 2008.7.4
Credit Line:Purchase with the Teri J. Edelstein Art Acquisition Fund
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Description:
Bottom two-thirds is text in three columns. Image shows a man in a canopy bed to right. Open doorway on right edge with figure emerging. Several people crowd around the bed. Upper center has coulds parting to show cherub with wreath and rays of light. To left is a woman with vanitas items.

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