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Silver Statuette of the Christ Child with Orb (excerpted illustration from the Wittgenberg Heiligthumsbuch)

Inscription

recto, above image, in letterpress: PVER IESVS.; verso: letterpress in German

Signed

not signed

Marks

recto, lower left, collector's stamp in black, in oval: K.C. [coat of arms with crown above] K.S. [Kupferstichkabinett, Dresden [Lugt 1647]; lower right, collector's stamp in black: crown/D [Dresden; Lugt 717]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18959 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Kupferstichkabinett, Dresden; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1509

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 090; Hollstein 96 (II)

Accession Number

P18959

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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