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Penance of Saint John Chrysostomus

Hans Sebald Beham (German, 1500–1550)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 215; Pauli 70, viii/viii

Dimensions

Sheet: 5.4 x 7.7 cm (2 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1206.142

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Nude woman reclining, seen from back in landscape

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: January 13, 2017)

NOTES: [1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund