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Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1369; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1366

Dimensions

Platemark: 18.6 x 13.4 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/4 in.) Sheet: 19.4 x 14.1 cm (7 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6969

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate: SPES; in rectangular space below main image: Spe salvi facti sumus. Spes autem quæ videtur non est spes./Nam quod videt quis: Sperat? Rom.8./2

Signed

in cartouche: Io. Strad. inv./Hier. Wirix Sculp./Phls Galle. exc.

Markings

recto, upper left: 3; lower left, in graphite: 13689; verso, collector's mark in black: [Franz Jozef von Enzenberg; Lugt 845]; collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6969; in graphite: 1369

Provenance

Franz Jozef von Enzenberg (1802-1879, Innsbruck); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund