Requires Photography

Gilles van Breen (Braeu)

about 1588
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 239, ii; Hollstein 375

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in yellow-brown, brown, and black

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Coll.: Albertina duplicate
For drawing see Reznicek, Vol. I, p. 255, K. 264, Vol. II Pl.88, dated ‘88 in lower right (Frankfurt, Stadelsches Kunstinstitut, Inv. nr. 807; and Hirschmann p. 129)


William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955; Lugt 3593), Boston; May 8, 1963, his bequest to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 8, 1963)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen