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Sasbout Vosmaer (1546-1614)

1598
Jan Wierix (Flemish, about 1549–after 1615)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 2050; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1935

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.6 x 8.8 cm (3 3/4 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7022

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, above the circular portrait: DILECTIONE; below, in tablet: PATIENTIAM CORONAT.GRATIA/Æ 52 1598

Signed

below circular portrait, lower left: IOANNES; lower right: WIRICX.FECIT

Markings

no watermark; recto, in tablet, lower right, in ink or graphite: g; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7022

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