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Saint Anastasia

Anton Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1552–1624?), Published by Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 839; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1055 (II)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.2 x 5.9 cm (3 1/4 x 2 5/16 in.) Sheet: 8.8 x 6.3 cm (3 7/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P6891

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, below image: S. ANASTASIA./ viuit vt è cinere exsistens auis vnica Phoenix;/Sic rediuiua Deo surgit ANASTASIA.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left to right: Anton. Wierx fecit. Hieronymus Wierx excud.

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6891; in graphite: 839

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