The Lovers

Artist Master MZ (German, active about 1500)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 16; Lehrs 15 (I/I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.7 × 12.2 cm (5 13/16 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M27725

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: MZ

Markings

Watermark: bull's head with serpent on cross; verso, stamp in black ink: BRITISH MUSEUM [Lugt 300]; stamp in black ink: BRITISH MUSEUM DUPLICATE [Lugt 305]; in graphite: 56 b; G62890; BVI.379.16; [and others]; in ink: 564 gc/ccc.ccge; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 27725

Provenance

British Museum; sold as a British Museum duplicate. November, 1917, purchased from Frederick Keppel & Co., (dealer), NY, by the MFA. (Accession Date: November 1, 1917)

Credit Line

Washington Irving Jenkins Bequest