The Cup of Joseph found in Benjamin's sack

About 1521–25
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, about 1475–after 1525)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind V.p.33-54.22; Bartsch, XV, II, no.07.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.1 x 27.6 cm (6 3/4 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P1005

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left corner, stamped in blue ink: Mark of Mary Jane Morgan, Lugt 1879; stamped in red ink: Mark of Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309.

Provenance

Mary Jane Morgan (died before 1886, New York, Lugt 1879); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); from whom purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund