Jason in Search of the Golden Fleece (illustration to Ovid moralisé)

about 1484
Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 15th century (Netherlandish), Possibly published by Colard Mansion (Netherlandish, 1440–1484)


Catalogue Raisonné

Undescribed by Lehrs.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.8 x 13.4 cm (7 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

87.822

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

Watermark: A& F (similar to Briquet 9237)

Provenance

By 1888, Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: May 8, 2017)

NOTES: [1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund