Requires Photography

Philip William, Prince of Orange (1554-1618)

Anton Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1552–1624?)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1998 (I); Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1901 (I)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.2 x 6.1 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/8 in.) Sheet: 8.8 x 6.8 cm (3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7012

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, below portrait: PHILIPPVS D.G.PRINCEPS ORANGIÆ,/COMES A NASSAV, BVREN,VIANÆ,/DIETZ, CATZENELLEBOGHEN,ETC.

Signed

Signed in plate, bottom center: Anton Wierx fecit et excud.

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7012; in graphite: 632.7

Provenance

Henry Foster 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