Requires Photography

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

about 1589
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 056; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) [34-47] (III)

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.8 x 10.3 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/16 in.) Sheet: 15.7 x 10.3 cm (6 3/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.525

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Incised in plate, in lower margin: NAM MIHI VITA CHRISTVS/EST, & MORS LVCRVM.; lower left: 14.

Signed

Signed lower center: HG fe.

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 63.525

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard