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Holy Trinity

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 005 (II); Mauquoy-Hendrickx 404 (II)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.4 x 6.6 cm (3 5/16 x 2 5/8 in.) Sheet: 10 x 6.9 cm (3 15/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6768

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in margin below image: Sancta & indiuidua Trinitas.

Signed

Signed in plate, in margin below image: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio/Buschere.

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6768; in graphite: 5

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund