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Christ on the Column

Designed and engraved by Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 213; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 300 (II)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.6 x 18.8 cm (9 11/16 x 7 3/8 in.) Platemark: 24.3 x 18.4 cm (9 9/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P6807

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, below image: SVBSANNAVERVNT ME SVBSANNATIONE, FRENDVERVNT SVPER ME DENTIBVUS SVIS. PSAL.34.

Signed

lower center: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excudit.

Markings

watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6807

Provenance

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