Requires Photography

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

about 1589
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 047; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish [34-47] (III)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15 x 10.4 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.) Sheet: 15.8 x 11.4 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

63.516

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in lower margin: IIII./PASSVS SB PONTIO PILATO,/CRVCIFIXVS, MORTVVS & SEPVL_/TVS.; lower left: 4

Signed

Signed lower left: HG fecit

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 63.516

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard