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The Resurrection (from a Passion of Christ series)

Designed and engraved by Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 358; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 183 (A)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.8 x 5.5 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/16 in.) Sheet: 9.9 x 5.5 cm (3 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6827

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in margin below image: Ipse similiter participauit eisalem, vt per/mortem destrueret eum, qui habebat mortis/impeium, id est, Diabolum. Hebr. 2.

Signed

lower left to right, in margin below image: Hieronymus Wierx excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio. Buschere.

Markings

verso, collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6827; in graphite: 358

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