Albert, Archduke of Austria and Cardinal

Anton Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1552–1624?)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1758

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.8 x 5.7 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P6978

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, below image: ALBERTVS CARD.ARCHIEP.TOLET./ARCHDVX AVSTRIÆ, BELGICAR,/PROVINCIARVM GVBERNATOR.

Signed

Signed lower center: Anton. Wierx fecit et excud.

Markings

Verso, collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6978; in graphite: R3/4[?]

Provenance

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