Judith with the Head of Holofernes

about 1585
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617), After Bartholomaus Spranger (Netherlandish, 1546–1611)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 272; Hollstein 317 i

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.7 cm (5 13/16 in.) (cut on borderline)

Accession Number

P7282

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, upper center: B. Spranger. Inue/HGoltzius Sculp.

Markings

No watermark; verso: collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7282 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund