Christ on the Mount of Olives (recto); Design for a Gothic Canopy (verso)

About 1470–90
Master IAM of Zwolle (Netherlandish, active about 1470–1490)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 003; Lehrs 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 38 x 25.6 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M27576

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, just left of upper center: zwott; lower center below the engraved border: [goldsmith's drill]

Markings

Verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 27576

Provenance

17th or 18th century, probably purchased by either Philip Herbert, 5th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1621 - d. 1668), or his son Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1656 - d. 1733), Wilton House; by descent to their heirs, including Reginald Herbert, 15th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1880 - d. 1960), who sold 16 albums that contained the print collection; July 5-6, 1917, Wilton House sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 151, purchased for £33 by the MFA. (Accession Date: October, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs