Requires Photography

Saturn (from a series of the Planets)

Master CG (German, 16th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch, vol. IX, p. 16, no. 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.7 x 5.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P842

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, upper center below monogram: . I . SATVRNVS . I

Signed

Signed in plate, upper center: CG [monogram]

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 842.

Provenance

Henry Foster 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