The Saviour Blessing, Half-Length

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 161; Hollstein-Koreny 161; Geisberg 135; Bartsch 144

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 14.2 cm (8 1/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.390

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

lower left: . Israhel .; lower right: . V . M .

Markings

verso, collector's stamp, in purple: F. [shield with crown] L [Lugt ?]; in graphite: B.144; G.135; L.161

Provenance

1957, sold by Richard H. Zinser (dealer, b. 1884 - d. 1984), Forest Hills, NY, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 9, 1957)

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund