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Herodias brings the head of St. John the Baptist before Herod

Georg Pencz (German, about 1500–1550)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 029

Dimensions

Sheet at platemark 5 x 8 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.);

Accession Number

P2367

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund