Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness Surrounded by Symbols of the Evangelists and the Four Church Fathers

1466
Master E.S. (German, active 1440–1468)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 149 (II)

Dimensions

Diameter of roundel: 18.2 cm

Accession Number

31.1208

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Dated in plate, on St. Jerome's prayerstall, upper right: 1 1466 1 [the two 6's are in reverse]; upper center: iohanness; left: S lukas; lower center: S matteus; center right: S markuss

Signed

not signed

Markings

Watermark: bunch of grapes

Provenance

April 27-28, 1931, C. G. Boerner sale, Leipzig; July, 1931, purchased from them by the MFA.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund