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The Christian Soldier

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1233; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1467 (II)

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 5.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.) Sheet: 8.8 x 5.7 cm (3 7/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P6948

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

below image lower left to lower right: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio. Buschere.

Markings

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6948; in graphite: 1233

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund