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Saint Barbara

about 1505–07
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 15.9 cm (9 3/8 x 6 1/4 in.) Sheet: 24.7 x 16.7 cm (9 3/4 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P198

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Dürer's monogram has been added on the stool leg, lower right

Markings

watermark (unidentified); verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 198.

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