Skip to Content
Today Open today 10–11 members | 11–5 public

The Entombment

A work made of engraving on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of engraving on ivory laid paper.


c. 1655


Jeremias Falck (Polish, c. 1610-1644/77)
after Jacopo Bassano (Italian, c. 1510-1592)

About this artwork

While another artist, Jeremias Falck, etched this painting from the collection of Dutch merchant Gerard Reynst for his printed album, Visscher must also have access to it. Visscher’s Resurrection was printed for this commercial reproductive undertaking.


Currently Off View


Prints and Drawings


Jeremias Falck


The Entombment


Holland (Artist's nationality)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.



Engraving on ivory laid paper


Image: 36.9 × 28.2 cm (14 9/16 × 11 1/8 in.); Plate: 41.5 × 29.3 cm (16 3/8 × 11 9/16 in.); Sheet: 49 × 37.2 cm (19 5/16 × 14 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace S. Oakley

Reference Number


IIIF Manifest  The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) represents a set of open standards that enables rich access to digital media from libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions around the world.

Learn more.

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.


Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions