The Last Supper

Wenzel Von Olmütz (German, 1481–1497)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 016; Lehrs 27

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.5 x 14.4 cm (5 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M27578

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: W

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in pencil: 27578

Provenance

17th or 18th century, probably purchased by either Philip Herbert, 5th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1621 - d. 1668), or his son Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1656 - d. 1733), Wilton House; by descent to their heirs, including Reginald Herbert, 15th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1880 - d. 1960), who sold 16 albums that contained the print collection; July 5-6, 1917, Wilton House sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 149, purchased for £5 by the MFA. (Accession Date: October, 1917)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund