The martyrdom of St Lawrence; he lies on a gridiron over a fire and three robed priests argue with him; a figure prods the saint with a long forked pole and another stoops and blows the flames with a pipe; a figure kneels to collect charcoal from a bucket and another cuts a rope tying a bundle of wood; a crowd watches from a distance at the base of a large monument with a statue of Jupiter; a Roman emperor, wearing a wreath and holding a baton, supervises and sits on a horse at right Etching

An00015144 001 l

Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
print
Exhibition History
2004-5 Oct-Jan, Birmingham, Barber Inst, Bartolomeus Breenbergh
School
Dutch
Subject
saint/martyr, torture
Techniques
etching

People

Depicted
St Laurence
Influenced By
After Breenbergh, Bartholomeus
Printmaker
Bisschop, Jan de

Place

In Gallery
D+F XVIIc Mounted Atlas
Published In
Amsterdam

Time

Acquired In
1897
Made
1650

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