Requires Photography

Battle Scene

after 1595
Johann [Hans] Sibmacher (German, died in 1611)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein [?]

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.8 x 26.9 cm (7 x 10 9/16 in.) Sheet: 28.5 x 36 cm (11 1/4 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

K4244

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, along lower edge: Schlacht zwischen dem Fursten Von Siebenburg Vnnd Sinan Basse mit Eroberung Tergouist vu Bogerist vnnd Hirgro Den 22 . october Anno . 15.95.; [several other annotations and numbers within image]

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark [unidentified]; recto, in lower margin, in graphite: [?]; 10-; verso, collector's stamp in purple: S.R.KOEHLER. [Sylvester Rosa Koehler; Lugt 1580]; Koehler MFA stamp, in purple, with accession number in ink: 4244; in graphite: No: 8; Hist./Warfare.; J. Sibmacher. Collection History. Turkish War late/16 Century/[?]

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler (1837-1900; Leipzig and Boston); by whom given to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler