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The Virgin Crowned by Four Angels

Anton Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1552–1624?)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 500; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 803 (I)

Dimensions

Platemark: 12.2 x 8.1 cm (4 13/16 x 3 3/16 in.) Sheet: 14 x 9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.588

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in box below image: Frustra flores, frustra palman/Frustra offertis lilium/Ambae manus occupatae/Ambae tenent filium.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left to right, in box below image: Anton. Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio.

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite

Credit Line

Gift Mrs. Alice McGinnis Walsh