The Adoration of the Shepherds

1615
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 021; Hollstein 15 (II)

Dimensions

Platemark 21.4 x 15.3 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

P7215

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

upper center: Cum privil. Sa. Cæ. Mtis./HGoltzius Fecit/I. Matham excud.

Markings

verso, in graphite: B21, 1ier etat. avant le date; y/EM;[?]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7215 [Lugt 1870]

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