St. James the Lesser

about 1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 28(9), only state; Walch 39, only state; Worthen & Reed 55; Griffiths & Hartley 26 (as St. James the Lesser or St. Jude); IFF 29 (as St. Matthew); Robert-Dumesnil 24 (as St. Matthew); from Meyer 17-28; Le Blanc 29 (as St. Matthew)

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.2 x 16.2 cm (11 1/8 x 6 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.139

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left-center, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund