Shield with a Lion, Held by an Angel (modern impression)

Angel Holding a Shield with a Lion (modern impression)

Master W (German, late 15th century), Copied after Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 003; Passavant 96 [copy]

Dimensions

Platemark: 11.4 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.) Sheet: 12.1 x 10.4 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P881

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: [engraver's mark, 3 connected zig-zag strokes]

Markings

Verso, stamped in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund