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ID: 700000927Record Type: Movable Work
Democritus Gelasinus Abderites (engraving (print); Vorsterman, Lucas Emil (engraver, 1595-1675), after Peter Pa...; published ca. 1638; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 567631; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: 2000.PR.16* (bx.1,f.2))
Note: The engraving after a marble sculpture in Rubens's antiquities collection forms part of a suite of twelve antique busts engraved after drawings by Rubens; Forms part of the Leo Steinberg collection of prints (Special Collections accn. no. 2000.PR.16). Publication: [ca. 1638].
Titles:
Democritus Gelasinus Abderites (preferred,C,U,RP,Latin-P,U,U)
Democritvs Gelasinvs Abderites (C,U,undetermined,U,U)
Bust of Democritus, after Peter Paul Rubens (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
engraving (print) [300041340] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive print [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published ca. 1638

Creator Display:
Vorsterman, Lucas Emil (engraver, 1595-1675), after Peter Paul Rubens [preferred,GRISC]
artist Rubens, Peter Paul (Flemish painter and draftsman, 1577-1640) [500002921]
printmaker Vorsterman, Lucas (Flemish printmaker, 1595-1675) [500014123]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 567631; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: 2000.PR.16* (bx.1,f.2)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 1 print: engraving
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: plate mark 26.1 x 21 cm, on sheet 35.3 x 26.4 cm
General Subject:
portrait (preferred )
another art work
history and legend
human figure(s)

Specific Subjects:
Democritus (Ancient Greek philosopher, ca. 460-ca. 370 B.C) [500353802]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
reproductive print [300041569]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works)) (AAT)
busts (figures) [300047457]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by subject type>, figures (representations)) (AAT)

Provenance: Steinberg, Leo; stein purchase
Inscriptions: Democritus Gelasinus Abderites ex marmore antiquo / P.P. Rubens delin. ; L. Vorsterman sculp. "Cum priuilegiis Regis Christianissimi. / Principum Belgarum. et Ord. Batauiae."--engraved in the plate's lower margin. Annotated in brown ink on recto ("3") and on verso: 12 heads of Rubens / 00:6:00 / No. 48.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Democritus Gelasinus Abderites........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 567631
Democritvs Gelasinvs Abderites........ [GRISC]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Bust of Democritus, after Peter Paul Rubens........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... Hymans. Lucas Vorsterman 103
....................... Hollstein. Dutch and Flemish etchings XLIII.104.106
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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