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The Adoration of the Shepherds

1615
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 021 (II); Hollstein 15

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.3 x 15.6 cm (8 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P7217

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, upper center: Cum privil. Sa. Cæ. Mtis./HGoltzius Fecit
I. Matham excud./1615.

Signed

upper center: HGoltzius Fecit.

Markings

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7217 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: B21_ 3[?] etat.; YW.; avec la date; 30; 4oo; in ink: 43303

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