Requires Photography

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

about 1589
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 053; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) [34-47] (III)

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.8 x 10.3 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/16 in.) Sheet: 15.3 x 10.8 cm (6 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P9186

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in lower margin: X/REMISSIONEM PECCATORVM; lower left: 11.

Signed

within engraved border, lower left: HG . fe.

Markings

verso, in graphite: St. Simon./B III. p. 25. No. 53; MFA Parker stamp with accession number in ink: 9186

Provenance

Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund