Judgement of Paris

about 1520
Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 16th century (Netherlandish), Circle Of Jan Robouts (Netherlandish (Louvain), 1475–1535)


Dimensions

Sheet (diameter): 23.8 cm (9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.705

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Circular. Probably a study for stained glass.

Inscription

Monogrammed upper left (on fountain base), in black: L
Dated upper left (on fountain base), in pen and brown ink: 1519
Verso in red chalk: 12 Desin a la plu[me]

Markings

Recto at bottom stamped in red ink -- mark of Henry F. Sewall (Lugt 1309)

Provenance

`Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); from whom purchased by MFA November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund