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Holy Family with Saint John

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 512; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 466

Dimensions

Platemark: 9.2 x 6.7 cm (3 5/8 x 2 5/8 in.) Sheet: 12.3 x 9.5 cm (4 13/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

68.590

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, box below image: O Maria genuisti nobis Saluatrem, quem Ioannes videns/exclamauit, dicens: Ecce Agnes Dei qui tollit peccata mundi.

Signed

Signed in plate, in box below image: Hieroymus Wierx fecit et execud. Cum gratia et Priuilegio. Buschere.

Markings

Verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 68.590

Credit Line

Gift Mrs. Alice McGinnis Walsh