The Death of the Virgin

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 033; Lehrs 16; Hollstein (German) 16

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.3 x 16.8 cm (9 15/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

16.473

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: M + S

Markings

Watermark: bull's head; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 26213; undeciphered notations in faded ink; in graphite: 1 [circled]; £9180; FHOX; A81544.; 990; [?]; 1869.

Provenance

June 1, 1916, purchased from Frederick Keppel & Co (dealers), New York by the MFA. (Accession Date: June 1, 1916)

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund