Requires Photography

Titlepage (recto); Gerson as a Pilgrim [?] (verso)

about 1514
Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545), Hans Wechtlin (German, 1480 to 1485–after 1526)


Catalogue Raisonné

C, Twelfth; P. 81 (iii, 352), P 334, 54

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.9 x 16.7 cm (5 7/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1234

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

letterpress in center space for book title: Tertia parts operum Joan/nis de Gerson Cancel/larü parrbisien. chzi/staianislinnisacraru/litteraru docto=/ris supermum/dana conte/platione/mirumimodum pzecellens.

Signed

recto, lower right: . HBG . [monogram]

Markings

recto, below printed book title, in ink: Collegÿ Societ. Jesu, Erffurti.; in graphite: PIII p. 325 Nr. 81.; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 31340.; in graphite: PIII p. 334 Nr. 59 (Wechlin)/Strassburg. John Knoblandr. ca. 151[?]

Provenance

Acquired by the MFA April 1928

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen