Requires Photography

Saint Philip Neri (1515-1595)

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 2003; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1891 (aII)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.3 x 5.6 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.) Sheet: 9.5 x 6.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P7014

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, above portrait: SANCTVS PHILIPPVS NERIVS/FLORENTINVS, CONGREGATI=/ONIS ORATORII FVNDATOR.; below image: Obijt Romæ 8. Kalendas Iusias/Anno 1595. Ætatis octogesimo.

Signed

lower center: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excudit.

Markings

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7014

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund