Requires Photography

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

about 1589
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 048; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) [34-47] (III)

Dimensions

Platemark: 15 x 10.2 cm (5 7/8 x 4 in.) Sheet: 15.8 x 11.1 cm (6 1/4 x 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.517

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in lower margin: V./DESCENDIT AD INFERNA, TER-/TIA DIE RESVRREXIT A MOR-/TVIS.; lower left: 5

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left: HG

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 63.517

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard