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Charity


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1370; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1367

Dimensions

Platemark: 18.7 x 13.3 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.) Sheet: 19.5 x 14.2 cm (7 11/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6970

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, upper center: CHARITAS.; in rectangular space below main image: Nunc autem manent, Fides, Spes, Charitas, tria haec./maior autem horum est Charitas. 1 Cor. 13./3

Signed

in cartouche: Ioan. Stradan. inven./Hieronimus Wirix Sculp./Phls Galle excud.

Markings

[unidentified] watermark; recto, upper left, in ink: 4; lower left, in graphite: 1370

Provenance

Franz Jozef von Enzenberg (1802-1879, Innsbruck); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund