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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.95.84
People
Deodat van der Mont, Dutch (1582-1644)
Previously attributed to Michiel Coxcie, Netherlandish (Mechelen 1499 - 1592 Mechelen)
Title
Lamentation with St. Francis of Assisi
Other Titles
Former Title: Anointing the Dead Christ
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1623
Culture
Flemish
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink, squared in graphite, on cream antique laid paper
Dimensions
31.1 x 22.8 cm (12 1/4 x 9 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower center, on paper, brown ink, in artist's hand: IESVS NA / ZARENVS
  • inscription: lower edge, at each square, graphite: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
  • inscription: lower right, graphite: Mi Cocki [?]
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite: au
  • watermark: Horn
Provenance
Paul J. Haldeman, Ridgeland, Mississippi, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 2002.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Paul J. Haldeman
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.95.84
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Commentary
Preparatory for a painting by Delmont in the Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Tenhemelopnemingskerk (Church of Our Lady of the Assumption) in Munsterbilzen, Belgium.
Publication History

William W. Robinson, "A Drawing by Deodat van der Mont, Rubens' First Pupil and 'Best Friend'", Master Drawings, vol. 52, no. 3, pp. 387-391, pp. 388, 390, repr. p. 389 as fig. 3

Exhibition History

Prints and Drawings from the Time of Holbein and Breugel, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 11/21/1985 - 01/12/1986

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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