Pen and black ink l.r. "B Spranger inv"; graphite verso of mat: "Bartholomaeus SPRANGER (attrib)"; "check Cesare Pollino / Rhoda Eitel-Porter 2007"; self-stick label "H-3"
Inidentified collector's stamp l.r.
Unidentified collector's mark (not located in Lugt; seems to be monogram with I, K or H, perhaps S [or could be serpent]); Joseph F. McCrindle; to Estate of Joseph F. McCrindle; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)
Joseph F. McCrindle Collection
- Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century
- Attributed to Bartholomaus Spranger, Netherlandish, 1546–1611
- Attributed to Cesare Franchi, called Pollino, Italian, about 1560–about 1630
- Attributed to Johann Rottenhammer, German, active in Italy, 1564/65–1625
Height x width: 15.5 x 20.7 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and dark brown ink, brush and gray wash over red chalk