God the Father (Frontispiece to the Nuremberg Chronicle)

Michel Wolgemut (German, 1434–1519)


Dimensions

Block: 37.6 cm (14 13/16 in.) Sheet: 40.6 x 26.4 cm (16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10611

Medium or Technique

Woodcut; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

No watermark; verso: MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 28537/a; collector's stamp (faint): P. Davidsohn [Lugt 654]; in graphite: c7687; 1644

Provenance

Paul Davidsohn (b. 1839 - d. 1927?), London, Vienna, and Berlin; purchased by the MFA. (Accession Date: December 31, 1921)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund