Adoration of the Magi

Master IAM of Zwolle (Netherlandish, active about 1470–1490)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 001; Lehrs 1; Hollstein 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.8 x 23.9 cm (13 11/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P857

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, upper center, inside engraved border: zwott

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in black: A.F.D. [Ambroise Firmin-Didot; Lugt 119]; collector's stamp in blue: [coat of arms, with] CABINET/LOUIS GALICHON [in scroll; Lugt 1060]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in ink: 857; in graphite: 166

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot (b. 1790 - d. 1876), Paris; April-May, 1877, his sale, Danlos fils & Delisle to Danlos; Louis Galichon (b. 1829 - d. 1893) Paris; March 4-9, 1895, his sale, Hôtel Druout, Paris, lot 1172, sold for 360 francs. Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund