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Guillaume de Nassau

Anton Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1552–1624?)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1915; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1824

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.9 x 5.8 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6996

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in lower margin: SERENISSIMVS GVILHELMVS D.G./COMES PALATINUS RHENI, VTR=/VSQVE BAVARIAE DVX &C.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: Anton Wierx fecit et exc.

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6996; in graphite: 2 1/2; 1915

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