Saint James the Lesser (from a series with the Saviour, Mary, and the Apostles)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 072; Geisberg 208; Lehrs 289 (I/I); Hollstein-Koreny 289

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.9 x 9.8 cm (7 13/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1385

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left on pedestal: I V M

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red circle: Albertina duplicate

Provenance

Vienna Hofbibliothek; Albertina duplicate; 1925, sold at auction in Leipzig to Colnaghi (dealer); December, 1925, purchased from Colnaghi by the MFA

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund