Saint Mary Magdalene
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)
Bartsch 227; Hirschmann 363; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), VIII, 363; Strauss 405; TIB comm. 0301.227; Bialler 1983, cat. no. 1; New Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 293 I
Legacy dimension: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Medium or Technique
Chiaroscuro woodcut, line block only on blue paper
Not On View
Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière (née Mary Farwell Ayer, b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James B. Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Mrs. Henderson Inches (née Elizabeth Ayer, b. 1891 - ?); December, 1921, their gift to the MFA.
Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer