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Inscription

lettered in image, at lower center: IWtewael inue. / GSwanenburch sculp. 1606; in image, at lower left: Cristoffel von Sichem excudit.; lettered in margin: Consulti Juris, Themidique addicte Senatus / Et quibus incumbit ius dare cuique suum. / Hoc agite. En istud cum stabitis ante tribunal, / Tunc ratio est ipsi (credite) danda Deo. / Sed quia nemo tenet venturi judicis horam, / Orate, & votis in vigilate pijs. / Ne tuba terribili sonitu modo personet aures / Forsan, & irato judicet ore Deus.; on verso, in graphite, by various later hands: 20 Bo; 16924; W. 32. Various differences (?); C35940; The Last Judgement, D74KB519 (?) W. Swanenburgh I, after J. Uytewael 325

Provenance

Ruth Kainen, Washington, D.C. (not in Lugt); Gift to NGA, 2012.

Bibliography
1949
Hollstein, F.W.H. et al. Dutch and Flemish etchings, engravings and woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. Vols. I-XV, XVIII, XIX. Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger: no. 62, i/ii