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The Virgin and Child

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619), Or Jan Wierix (Flemish, about 1549–after 1615), After Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 628; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 749

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.4 x 10 cm (5 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6856

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower center: Æ.14; on tablet, lower right: 1520/[Dürer's monogram]

Signed

not signed

Markings

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6856

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