Requires Photography

Danaë Receiving the Shower of Gold

1610


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 077; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. 11) 198, I/I; Léna Widerkehr (New Hollstein)

Dimensions

Image: 18.2 × 24.9 cm (7 3/16 × 9 13/16 in.) Sheet: 19.2 × 25.2 cm (7 9/16 × 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7310

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, lower margin: Cum privil. Sac. Cas. M. Abraham Bloemaert Inuentr Ia. Matham Sculptor et excud. 1610.

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foser Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp (Lugt 1870), with accession number in black ink: 7310

Provenance

Henry F. 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