Ornamental Candelabra with Satyrs Playing Music and Medallions in Relief

Ornamental Fillet

about 1523–24
Daniel Hopfer (German, about 1470–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 098 I/II; Hollstein 109 I/II; Eyssen 102; Metzger 111

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.5 x 10 cm (10 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5312

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two satyrs playing trumpets (posaune), medallions with horsemen and busts at centre

Inscription

l.c. DH

Markings

verso l.c. P. Davidsohn (Lugt 654)

Provenance

P. Davidsohn (Lugt 654). 1920, Auction C. G. Boerner, no. 788. By 2001, C.G. Boerner Inc. (New York); August 10, 2001, sold by Boerner to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wheaton, Concord, MA; 2009, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wheaton to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton