Aristotle and Phyllis

Artist Master MZ (German, active about 1500)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 18; Lehrs 22 (I/I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 × 22.9 cm (6 7/8 × 9 in.)

Accession Number

P2140

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: M Z [space in between letters]

Markings

Watermark: coat of arms with H H above; verso, collector's signature in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 1828 [Lugt 213]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foster Sewall; Lugt 1309; MFA Parker stamp in purple (Lugt 1870), with accession number in ink: 2140

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. 1866), London and New York. Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York. 1897, purchased by MFA. ( Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund