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Pietà (The Lamentation of the Virgin)

after 1596
Possibly by Jan Saenredam (Dutch, 1565–1607), Copied after Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 041 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.4 x 12.6 cm (7 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7393

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in graphite, in lower margin: [?]

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark [not identified]; collector's stamp, in blue: BK [Bernhard Keller; Lugt 384]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7393 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 5838.; e-; opie de [?] 41; in ink: [?]

Provenance

Bernhard Keller (1789-1870, Schaffhouse); May 22-31, 1871, his sale. Stuttgart (H. G. Gutekunste). Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund