User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Ox of Saint Luke (from the series of the Symbols of the Four Evangelists)

Start collecting

Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

no watermark; verso, in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 1828 [Lugt 213]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 2084

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (1780-about 1863, London), 1828; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 074; Bartsch 75

Dimensions

Other (roundel, engraved border, diameter): 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P2084

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints