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

mid-17th century
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


Image: 25.7 x 19.1 cm (10 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.) Platemark: 26.4 x 19.7 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.) Sheet: 30.2 x 23.6 cm (11 7/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Engraving in reverse

Not On View


Prints and Drawings




Monogram and date in plate,in banner upper right, copied after the original: L1520 [but the "0" looks like a 6 in reverse]; lower center, below engraved borderline: I. de Ram Excudit


No watermark; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker Collection stamp with accession number in black ink: 8836; in graphite: Maximilian I. B172; 1/36; Copie [?] Leyden


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