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The Martyrdom of Saint John (from the series the Martyrdom of the Twelve Apostles)

Inscription

verso: [German text in letterpress]

Signed

not signed

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in black: HFC [Heinrich Füssli & Cie; Lugt 1008]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18950 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Heinrich Füssli (1755-1829, Zurich); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 040; Hollstein 56

Accession Number

P18950

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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