The Virgin and Child with an Apple
The Madonna and Child with an Apple
Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)
Bartsch 028; Lehrs 39; Hollstein (German) 39
Sheet: 17.5 x 12.3 cm (6 7/8 x 4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Signed lower center: M + S
Verso, in black ink: 2058; 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: H.D.P./2058; in graphite: B.28.
Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - 1866), London and New York; Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund