The Baptism of Christ (from the Life of Christ series)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 077 (I); Hollstein-Koreny 77 (I); Geisberg 42

Dimensions

Sheet: 7 x 5 cm (2 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M26351

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

verso, in ink: P.J.S. [Paul J. Sachs; Lugt 2091]; in graphite: FOX; [small triangle]; A 67775

Provenance

Henry Huth; sold in London, 1911 to Keppel for Paul J. Sachs; Paul J. Sachs (1878-1965); acquired by the MFA February 1917

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs