Saint George and the Dragon

Master FVB (Netherlandish, 15th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 033; Lehrs 42 (II)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.6 x 13.4 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10773

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate by Israhel van Meckenem over Master FVB's monogram: IVM

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center, above the engraved border; however, the original signature [FVB] is mostly burnished out, and replaced by Israhel van Meckenem's monogram: IVM

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 28695

Provenance

1921, sale, Gutekunst & Klipstein (dealer), Kat. VII, Bern, lot 33; December, 1921, purchased from them by the MFA.

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund, by exchange