The Judgement of Solomon

about 1490
Master FVB (Netherlandish, 15th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 002; Lehrs 2 (I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.8 x 21.4 cm (10 3/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1091

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center, below engraved border: FVB

Markings

Watermark: crown with sun below; verso, in graphite: 182; Monogr. FVB/ B.2; D 2; MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 31540

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (b. 1797 - d. 1854), Dresden. May 7 -8, 1928, his sale, Boerner, Leipzig; October 1928, purchased by the MFA.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund and Gift of George Peabody Gardner