Saint Simon (from an Apostles series)

1480's
Master W H (German, active late 1470's–about 1489), Copied after Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 022; Passavant 22; Lehrs (Schongauer) 51f; Lehrs 20; Hollstein (German, Schongauer) 51f

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 x 6 cm (3 5/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P2632

Medium or Technique

Engraving, 19th century restrike from the original plate in the Kunstmuseum, Basel

Not On View

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Signed

Signed lower center: W [inverted v with stroke] H

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund