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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1843,0513.212

  • Description

    St Lawrence; the saint faces slightly to the left, holding a palm-branch and his gridiron; first state Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1465-1500 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 164 millimetres (borderlines)
    • Width: 113 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed below "I M".
  • Curator's comments

    Copy in reverse after Schongauer. Cf. Alan Shestack, Fifteenth Century Engravings of Northern Europe, exh. cat., National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. 1968, no. 205.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 369 bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 61.b (Copy after Schongauer) bibliographic details
    • Lehrs 1908-34 IX.299.369 bibliographic details
    • Lehrs 1908-34 V.270.61.b (Copy after Schongauer) bibliographic details
    • Bartsch VI.238.106 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1843

  • Acquisition notes

    1843,0513.1 to 504 were purchased from W & G Smith as a group for £543 5s 6d. A few individual prices over £5 were recorded and have been separately entered. Otherwise they are recorded as 12 blocks, each with its own sub-price.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1843,0513.212

St Lawrence; the saint faces slightly to the l, holding a palm-branch and his gridiron; first state  Engraving

St Lawrence; the saint faces slightly to the l, holding a palm-branch and his gridiron; first state Engraving

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