Pike-Bearer, Facing Left
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)
Bartsch 216; Hollstein 249
Sheet: 23 x 15 cm (9 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dated in plate, below signature, lower left: 1582; inscription in lower margin has been cut off; under shield, right center: Hodie: Cras Nihil.
Signed in plate, lower left: HGoltzius/fecit
Recto, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; verso, purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7272 [Lugt 1870]
Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund