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Pietà (The Lamentation of the Virgin)

after 1596
Possibly by Jan Saenredam (Dutch, 1565–1607), Copied after Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 041 (copy)

Dimensions

Platemark: 18.7 x 12.8 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/16 in.) Sheet: 19.1 x 13.3 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P7394

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed, but with the monogram of Albrecht Dürer lower right

Markings

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7394 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund