Saint Jerome in Penitence

after 1496
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, About 1500–1517), After Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)

Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant.V.36; Hind V.68.('Zoan Andrea') 20. Hind recorded only six impressions, and the plate was reused both for Judith with the head of Holofernes (Hind, 'Zoan Andrea' 5) and the Venus, after the antique Hind, G.A. da Brescia 14)


Sheet: 31.2 x 22.3 cm (12 5/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique


Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Reverse copy of Durer, Bartsch 61.


Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz, Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England; March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo, Marblehead, MA and Naples, FL; 2010, year-end gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo