The Griffin

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 093; Lehrs 093; Hollstein (German) 93

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.2 x 11.3 cm (4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2089

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: M + S

Markings

Verso, in ink: Robert Balmanno FSA 1828 [Lugt 213]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 2089; Martin Schoen [in old hand]; 10; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: 093; 093_655; 93

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. 1866), London and New York; Henry F. 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