Requires Photography

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

Dimensions

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

P8836

Medium or Technique

Engraving in reverse

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

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

Markings

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

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