Thistle Ornament

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 110; Lehrs 112; Hollstein (German) 112

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 8.9 cm (5 3/8 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.1360

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower right of center: M + S

Markings

Verso, stamped in red, in circle: DUBLETTE/ALBERTINA; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 31015; in graphite: Ornament (eine [?] aus einen/[?]; 110; c.13668; [?]; [?]; 46.2 f 52

Provenance

Before 1925, Albertina, Vienna; sold by the Albertina as a duplicate. 1925, sold by Colnaghi & Co. (dealers), London, to the MFA for £220. (Accession Date: December 1, 1925)

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott