The Holy Cross Appearing to the Emperor Constantine the Great

Constantine's Vision of the Holy Cross
The Vision of the Emperor Constantine

Alart du Hameel (Netherlandish, about 1478–about 1506)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 005

Dimensions

Sheet: 24 x 19.2 cm (9 7/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M27581

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed upper center: bosche [A]

Provenance

Probably purchased by Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1656 - d. 1733), Wilton House; by descent to his heirs, including Sidney Herbert, 14th Earl of Pembroke and 11th Earl of Montgomery (b. 1853 - d. 1913); July 5-10, 1917, Wilton House Sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 81; October, 1917, purchased by the MFA with an appropriation from the Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund