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Saint Simon

Thought to be by Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619), After Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 749; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 972 (I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 x 7.3 cm (4 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P6873

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower right: 1523/[Dürer monogram]

Signed

lower left: IH.W AE.17

Markings

recto, lower right, in graphite: copy; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6873; in graphite: 15[bo?]; 2 [?]; A749.

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