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Mater Dolorosa with One Sword

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 555; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 782

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.2 x 6.5 cm (3 1/4 x 2 9/16 in.) Sheet: 8.8 x 6.6 cm (3 7/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P6850

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in box below image: Dolor meus in conspectu meo semper./Psal. 37.

Signed

in box below image, lower right: Hieron. Wierx fecit et exec.

Markings

verso, in graphite: 555; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6850

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