Pentecost (from the Life of Christ series)

Descent of the Holy Ghost

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 117 (I); Hollstein-Koreny 117; Geisberg 122

Dimensions

Sheet: 7 x 5.1 cm (2 3/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

M26348

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

verso, in ink: PJS [Paul J. Sachs; Lugt 2091]; in graphite: FNO; [small triangle]; 45

Provenance

Henry Huth (London 1911) I. 17£ to Keppel for Paul J. Sachs; Paul J. Sachs Collection; acquired by the MFA 2/1/1917[exact to month]

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs