The Conversion of Saul

The Conversion of Saint Paul

1549
Probably by Dirk Volkertsz Coornhert (Netherlandish, 1519 to 1522–1590), After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, 1498–1574)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein (Heemskerck) 393; Illustrated Bartsch (Coornhert) 55, 41

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.88 x 38.42 cm (10 3/16 x 15 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2008.712

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

in plate, on rock, lower right: M. Heemskerck/1549

Markings

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamps, lower right, in black ink: DALE ZIMMERMAN; in graphit: 090; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 2008.712

Provenance

Dale Zimmerman. About 1996, purchased by Hill-Stone (dealer), New York; sold by Hill-Stone to Barbara and Robert Wheaton, Concord, MA; September 17, 2008, given by them to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton