Christ the Saviour (from an Apostles series)
Anton Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1552–1624?)
Alvin 698; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 954 III
Sheet: 8.2 x 6 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Inscribed in plate, in margin below image: SALVATOR MVNDI./Venite ad me omnes. Matt. 11.
Signed in plate, below inscription, lower left: Anton. Wierx fecit.; lower right: Hieronymus Wierx excud.
Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund