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Madonna and Child on a Grassy Bench

Attributed to Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545), Formerly attributed to Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) app. 013 (attributed to Dürer); Yale 4

Dimensions

Block: 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 17.3 cm (9 5/8 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P193

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

upper left: Dürer's monogram

Markings

watermark [unidentified]; verso, collector's mark in black with a crown and below it PAAR [Prince Karl Paar; Lugt 2009]; collector's stamp in black: JBJ [inside palette-like shape; James Burleigh James; Lugt 1425]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 193; in graphite: 178; 13; 2nd [?]; 5/[?]

Provenance

Prince Karl Paar (1772-1819, Vienna); Reverend J. Burleigh James (mid 19th century, Knowbury Park, England), sale 1877; 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