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The Entombment (from The Passion of Christ series, 11th of 12 plates)

1596
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 037; Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 31; Leesberg (New Hollstein, Dutch & Flemish, Goltzius, part II) 27 (I/I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.9 x 13.1 cm (7 13/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7230

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, on the end of the tomb: 1596/HG; lower left: 11

Signed

Signed in plate, on the end of the tomb: HG

Markings

Watermark (yes, but not yet identified); verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7230 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 37

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewell (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund