Shield with a Greyhound, Held by a Wild Man (from a series of Armorial Shield with Supporters)

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 103; Lehrs 102; Hollstein (German) 102

Dimensions

Sheet (roundel): 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1303

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: M + S

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in brown, in circle: K. S [abraded out]SCHES KUPFERSTICH CABINET; MFA stamp with accession numer in graphite: 30184; in graphite: c.8598; B103; 5; [?]

Provenance

1923, gift of Gordon Abbott (b. 1863 - d. 1937) and George Peabody Gardner (b. 1855 - d. 1939), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott and George Peabody Gardner