Requires Photography

The Last Judgement

Jan Wierix (Flemish, about 1549–after 1615), After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 303; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 393 (VIII)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31 x 23 cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P6809

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, upper center, in oval frame around bust portrait: MICHAEL ANGELVS BONAROTVS PATRICIVS FLORENT AN AGENS LXXIII; lower left, on tombstone: Iohan/Wirings/coelauit.

Signed

lower left, on tombstone: Iohan/Wirings/Cælauit.

Markings

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6809

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