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The Stake
(Le Bucher)
1633
plate 13 from Les Misères et les malheurs de la guerre (The miseries and misfortunes of war) series, 1633

Medium
etching
Measurements
8.3 × 18.7 cm (sheet, trimmed to platemark)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Lieure 1351
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) l.l. Iſrael ex. Cum Privil. Reg.
printed in ink below image l.l. Ces ennemis du Ciel qui pechent mil fois / Contre les ſaincts Decrets et les duines Loix
printed in ink below image l.c. Font gloire mechamment de piller et d'abattre / Les Temples du vray Dieu d'une main idolatre ;
printed in ink below image l.r. Mais pour punition de les auvoir brulez / Ils font eux meſines enfin aux flammes immolez.
printed in ink below image l.r. 13.
Accession Number
1278.344-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
Gallery location
Not on display