Christ Among the Doctors (from the Life of the Virgin series)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 059; Hollstein-Koreny 59; Geisberg 41; Bartsch 39

Dimensions

Sheet: 27 x 18.5 cm (10 5/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2155

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

lower center below, but partially overlapping, engraved border: . Israhel . V . M .

Markings

watermark: gothic p with flower; verso, in pencil: B39

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot (b. 1790 - d. 1876), Paris; Juan Jorge Peoli (b. 1825, New York - d. 1893, Madrid). 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