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Saint Martin and the Beggar

Saint Martin of Tours

Engraved by Adriaen Collaert (Netherlandish, about 1560–1618), After Johannes Stradanus (Netherlandish, 1523–1605), Published by Philips Galle (Netherlandish, 1537–1612)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish - Collaert) 993; New Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish - Straet) 250); Le B. 80

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.1 x 18.4 cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

M1636

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in margin below image: FOENERATVR DOMINO, QVI MISERETVR PAVPERIS,/ET VICISSITVDINEM SVAM REDDET EI. PROVER. XIX.

Signed

in plate, below the Latin inscription, lower left: Joann. Stradanus inuen.; lower center: Adrianus Collaert Sculpsit.; lower right: Phls Galle excudit.

Provenance

George Washington Wales (b. 1815 - d. 1896), Boston; April 15, 1882, gift of Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales