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Johann Boschenstain

Hieronymus Hopfer (German, active about 1528–1550)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 060

Dimensions

Platemark: 12 x 7.8 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.) Sheet: 12.3 x 8.1 cm (4 13/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2122

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, within engraved border, above sitter: IOHANN BOSCHENSTAIN.; below engraved border: [3 lines of text in Hebrew]

Signed

center rightL I [hallmark] H

Markings

recto, lower left, in graphite: copy of [?]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 2122.; in graphite, circles: K.w L [K.E. von Liphart; Lugt 1651]

Provenance

K. E. Liphart (1808-1891, Dorpat, Bonn, and Florence); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); by whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund