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Stallion Attempting to Mate

1534
Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 058; Curjel 82; Hollstein 240; Yale 85

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 22.4 x 33.7 cm (8 13/16 x 13 1/4 in.) Sheet: 23.6 x 35.2 cm (9 5/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P18921

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

and dated lower right on tablet: BALDVNG/FECIT/1534

Markings

watermark[?]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18921; in graphite: 58; 2 [underlined]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund