Saint Martin Dividing his Cloak (copy in reverse)

Reverse copy by Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503), After Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 109; Geisberg 305; Lehrs 372; Lehrs (Schongauer) 62d; Hollstein (Koreny) 372 (I); Hollstein (German, Schongauer) 62d

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P2159

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: . I . M .

Markings

Verso, in ink: G Storck a Milan 1797. [Lugt 2318]; [?]u. No. 2917; Robert Balmanno FSA London 1828 [Lugt 213]; collector's stamp in red ink: HFS [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; and underneath in ink: HFS; in graphite: Ottley No 109 [?] 607

Provenance

1797, Giuseppe Storck (b. 1766 - d. 1836), Milan; Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. 1866), London and New York; Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund