The Large Skating Festival at Malines

1559
Etched by Pieter van der Borcht (Netherlandish, 1545–1608), Published by Bartholomeus de Momper (Netherlandish, 1535–1597)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. III), 468

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.3 x 47.5 cm (11 9/16 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.712

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, lower left: bartholomeus de mompere

Signed

Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: FECIT : PETRUS/VANDER BORCHT/1559

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, in oval stamp: MFA/BOSTON

Provenance

May 13, 1964, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi (dealers), London, by the MFA. (Accession Date: May 13, 1964)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard