Requires Photography

Saint Matthias (from the series Christ, the Twelve Apostles, and Saint Paul)

about 1589
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 055; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) [34-47] (III)

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.3 x 10.5 cm (6 x 4 1/8 in.) Sheet: 16 x 11.3 cm (6 5/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.524

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in lower margin: XII./ET VITAM ÆTERNAM AMEN./13.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: HG.

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite

Provenance

May 8, 1963, purchased from Craddock and Barnard, London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard