Upper-Knave of Pinks

about 1503
Master PW of Cologne (German, active about 1499–about 1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 060

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.) (diameter - impression trimmed to outer engraved border)

Accession Number

P18239

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

verso, in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA/ London 1829 [Lugt 213]; collector's stamp, in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: 73/N 37

Provenance

1829, Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. about 1863), London (Lugt 213). By 1888, Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York (Lugt 1309); 1897, sold from the Sewall collection to the MFA [see note]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

NOTE: Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund