Saint Anthony

Reverse copy by Master FVB (Netherlandish, 15th century), After Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 038

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.7 x 6.2 cm (3 7/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M27572

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: FVB +

Markings

Verso, MFA stamp in black ink with accession number in graphite: 27572

Provenance

Probably purchased by Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1656 - d. 1733), Wilton House; by descent to his heirs, including Sidney Herbert, 14th Earl of Pembroke and 11th Earl of Montgomery (b. 1853 - d. 1913); July 5-10, 1917, Wilton House Sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 34, to Colnaghi & Obach for the MFA; October, 1917, purchased from that sale by the MFA.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund