Saint Bartholomew (from a series with the Saviour, Mary, and the Apostles)
Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)
Bartsch 071; Geisberg 196; Lehrs 285 (I/I); Hollstein-Koreny 285
Sheet: 19.4 x 9.6 cm (7 5/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Inscribed in plate, on the knife held by the saint: b
Signed in plate lower center: . I V M .
Verso, collector's stamp in red circle: Albertina duplicate
Albertina duplicate; 1925, sold at auction in Leipzig to Colnaghi (dealer); December, 1925, purchased from Colnaghi by the MFA.
Maria Antoinette Evans Fund