Requires Photography

Philip William, Prince of Orange (1554-1618)

Jan Wierix (Flemish, about 1549–after 1615)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1995 (III); Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1899 (IV)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.3 x 13.8 cm (7 5/8 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7011

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, across top: PHILIPPVS GVIL.D.G.PRINCEPS: AVRAICÆ COMES.DE.NASSAV.CATSENEL/DIETZ.VIAND.BVREN.LEERDAM etc. BARO.IN.BREDA.DIEST.ARLAY.GRIMB etc.

Signed

lower center: IOHAN WIRICX.FECIT.SCVLPCIT.ET.EXCVD.

Markings

watermark [undeciphered]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7011

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