The Ox of Saint Luke (from the series of the Symbols of the Four Evangelists)

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 075; Lehrs 74

Dimensions

Other (roundel, engraved border, diameter): 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P2084

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: M + S

Markings

No watermark; verso, in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 1828 [Lugt 213]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 2084

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. 1866), London and New York; Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund