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Mercury (from The Planets series, 6th of 7 plates)

1597
Engraved by Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, 1571–1631), After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 154

Accession Number

P7318

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Recto, lower right: collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foster Sewall, Lugt 1309]; verso, MFA Parker stamp (Lugt 1870), with accession number in black ink: 7318

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund