The Nativity (from the Life of Christ series)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 071 (I); Hollstein-Koreny 71(I); Geisberg 25; Bartsch 6

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.2 x 5.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

M27703

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

verso, collector's stamp in black oval: H.H. [Henry Huth; Lugt 1318]; in graphite: 01692

Provenance

Henry Huth; sold in London, 1912, to Quaritch; acquired by the MFA [?]

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund, by exchange