Requires Photography

The Invocation

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 453; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 428 (I)

Dimensions

Platemark: 9.9 x 6.7 cm (3 7/8 x 2 5/8 in.) Sheet: 10.2 x 6.7 cm (4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P6842

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

before inscription

Signed

before signature

Markings

verso, in ink: W: 3d Ae; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6842; in graphite: 453

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund