The Four Witches

after 1497
Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503), After Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 514; Hollstein-Koreny 514; Geisberg 389; Bartsch 75

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 x 13.2 cm (7 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2187

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, upper center, on the orb: G . B . A .

Signed

lower center below engraved border: Israhel . V . M . tzu . boeckholt .

Markings

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: 14d

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund