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The Last Supper (from The Passion series)

1598
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 027; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 21

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.1 x 13.5 cm (7 15/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7218

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower right: Cum privil. Sa. Cæ. M.; on plaque center right: A°1598.; upper center in tablet: Illmo, Reverendissimoss Dnõ, D./Frederico Borromeo, Cardinali. S/Mariæ de Angelis, Archiepiscopo/Meder;anensi./HGoltzius in debiti officij,/atss amoris testimonium/D.D.; lower left: 1

Signed

lower left: HG

Markings

large watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7218 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 12 plates; rr/; 27./3 . 3 . 0

Provenance

Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund