Design for a sheath

Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century


Dimensions

Sheet: 3 x 8.7 cm (1 3/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P941

Medium or Technique

Engraving, niello

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triangulair shape.

Markings

Recto, left corner, stamped in red ink: Mark of Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309.

Provenance

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