Requires Photography

Saint Anthony of Padua

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 850; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1068 (I)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.4 x 5.4 cm (3 5/16 x 2 1/8 in.) Sheet: 8.7 x 5.5 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6893

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, below image: Iesus mel in ore, in aure melos,/in corde iubilus. Ber. ser 25. in Cant.

Signed

lower left to lower right, below image: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio. Buschere.

Markings

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6893; in graphite: 850

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund