Standing Young Man with a Cane

Young Man Standing in Fluttering Dress

about 1598
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 240; Hirschmann 376; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), VIII, 376; Strauss 408; TIB comm. 031.240; Bialler 1983, cat. no. 12; New Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 306 Ia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from line block on blue paper

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Signed in line block, lower right: HG


Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer