Requires Photography

Emperor Maximilian I (b. 1459 - d. 1519)

about 1600
After Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533), Attributed to Jan Harmensz Muller (Dutch, 1571–1628)


Catalogue Raisonné

copy after Bartsch (intaglio) 172; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 172 aII

Dimensions

Sheet: 26 × 19.5 cm (10 1/4 × 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19376

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

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Inscription

Engraved upper right in banner in plate : "L 1520"

Signed

Monogram and date in plate, in banner upper right, copied after the original: L1520 [but the "0" looks like a 6 in reverse]

Markings

Watermark: fleur-de-lis in crowned shield(?); verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; faded MFA Parker Collection stamp with accession number in black ink: 1937; in graphite: B172./Volbehr 156 c; Portrait of Maximilian 1st; Lucas van Leyden/Reverse copy by Jan Muller.

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund