The Wild Man, or The Masquerade of Orson and Valentine

1566
Blockcutter Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 16th century, After Pieter Bruegel, the Elder (Netherlandish, about 1525–1569)


Catalogue Raisonné

van Bastelaer 215

Dimensions

Sheet/block: 27.5 x 41.3 cm (10 13/16 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.560

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

and dated in block, lower right: 1566/BRVEGEL

Markings

watermark [not identified]; verso, light brown collector's stamp, crown over shield [not identified]; MFA stamp old accession number in graphite: 32987

Provenance

May 22-24, 1933, C. G. Boerner (dealer) sale, Leipzig, one of 4 prints in lot 199; July 20, 1933, purchased from that sale by the MFA. (Accession Date: July 20, 1933)

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund