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Knight, Death, and the Devil

1564
Thought to be by Jan Wierix (Flemish, about 1549–after 1615), After Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1192; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1484 (II)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.7 x 18.7 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P6945

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, upper left: Æ.15; dated on tablet, lower right: 1564

Signed

not signed

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: 6945 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 7991/vw/-

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund