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Saint Mary Magdalen [?]

A Standing Woman, Holding a Book

Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 129; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 54

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.6 x 12.1 cm (8 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P7236

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, below signature, upper left: Matham excud.

Signed

upper left: HGoltzius fecit.

Markings

verso, in ink: W.S. [William Sharp; Lugt 2650]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7236 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

William Sharp (mid nineteenth century, Manchester); March 1878, Sharp auction at Sotheby's, London. Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund