Shield with a Swan, Held by a Seated Lady

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 098; Lehrs 97; Hollstein (German) 97

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

43.1384

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: M + S

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in blue: [crown]/B [Lugt ?]; collector's stamp in black: [crown]/PAAR [?Prince Karl de Paar; Lugt 2009]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 35930

Provenance

Prince Karl de Paar (b. 1772 - d. 1819), Vienna. Thomas Jefferson Coolidge (b. 1863 - d. 1912), Boston; his son, Amory Coolidge (b. 1895 - d. 1952), Boston; December 9, 1943, his gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge