The Virgin and Child in a Courtyard

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 032; Lehrs 38; Hollstein (German) 38

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.2 x 12.5 cm (6 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1116

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: M + S [s in reverse]

Markings

Verso, in black ink: 2060.; Robert Balmanno FSA London 1828 [Lugt 213]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. 1866), London. Henry Foster 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