A Soldier Fastening His Breeches to His Breastplate

About 1525–35
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.344.463, Copy A; Passavant (Veneziano) 107 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.6 x 13.2 cm (6 15/16 x 5 3/16 in.) Platemark: 16.3 x 12.2 cm (6 7/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P1266

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund