Landscape with Shepherds Watching the Flight of Icarus and Daedalus

Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, 1571–1631), After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 307; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. 11) 356; Widerkehr (New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish)

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.9 × 36.1 cm (18 1/16 × 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

B2594

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, lower left to lower center: Cum privil. Sa. Ca. Mtis HGoltzius Inuentor.

Signed

Signed in plate, right of lower center: Matham excud.

Markings

Verso, in graphite: 3 65; stamped in purple: BABCOCK BEQUEST [Lugt 208]; accession number in black ink: 2594

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899; Lugt 208), Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock