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Pike-Bearer, Facing Left

1582
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 216; Hollstein 249

Dimensions

Sheet: 23 x 15 cm (9 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P7272

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Dated in plate, below signature, lower left: 1582; inscription in lower margin has been cut off; under shield, right center: Hodie: Cras Nihil.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left: HGoltzius/fecit

Markings

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]

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