Saint Barbara

1461(?)
Master E.S. (German, active 1440–1468)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 164 (I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.1 x 10.6 cm (6 5/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.582

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Die punched letters, in plate: sanc (left of halo); barbara (right of halo); nas (right of saint's head)

Signed

Signed with die punched letters, in plate, upper left: e s

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 63.582

Provenance

Count of Maltzan, Militsch Castle, Silesia. May 8, 1963, purchased from Richard Zinser (dealer; b. 1884 - d. 1984), Forest Hills, New York, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard