Mary Magdalene

Saint Mary Magdalene

about 1588
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.

Accession Number

21.10836

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, line block only on blue paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer