Requires Photography

Saint Bartholomew (from the series Christ, the Twelve Apostles, and Saint Paul)

about 1589
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 049; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) [34-47] (III)

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.2 x 10.5 cm (6 x 4 1/8 in.) Sheet: 15.9 x 11.2 cm (6 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.518

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in lower margin: VI./ASCENDIT AD CŒLOS, SEDET/AD DEXTERAM DEI PATRIS OM-/NIPOTENTIS.; lower left: 6.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left: HG.

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, MFA stamp with accession numer in graphite: 63.518

Provenance

May 8, 1963, purchased from Craddock and Barnard, London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard