Saint Barbara

about 1505 to 1507
Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545), Formerly attributed to Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) app. 024 (attributed to Dürer); Geisberg 72; Hollstein 134; Karlsruhe 67; Mende 13; Yale 6

Dimensions

Image: 23.8 x 16.1 cm (9 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P197

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark [partially cut off at edge; not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 197. [Lugt 1870]

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