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Saint Catherine Leaning on a Sword

Artist:
Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Hans Schäufelein (German, Nuremberg ca. 1480–ca. 1540 Nördlingen)
Date:
ca. 1503–4
Medium:
Pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
10 13/16 x 5 1/4 in. (27.4 x 13.3 cm) (maximum dimensions)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Guy Wildenstein Gift and Ian Woodner Family Collection Fund, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.168
Not on view
Inscription: Recto, bottom left, in pen and brown ink: 15144 (the last 4 written in a different hand)
Recto, bottom left, in pen and brown ink: 18386
Verso, lower center, in graphite: Hans Leomiticus Schäufelein
Verso, lower center, in graphite, illegible word
Verso, lower center, in graphite: (?) XVI
Verso, lower center, in graphite: Hans Baldung Grien
Verso, bottom right corner, in graphite: 2001.168
Verso, right center, in pen ank ink: 79i

Marking: Verso, upper right corner, stamp: ST No. 69
Verso, right center, collector's mark
Karl Eduard Liphart (1808–1891); Reinhold von Liphart (Ratshof, second half 19th century); Sale, C. G. Boerner, LeipzigApril 26, 1898, lot 44, as Hans Baldung Grien; Private Collection, Germany; Sale, Sotheby's, New YorkJan.24, 2001 lot176 as Hans Leonhard Schäufelein; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 29, 2002–January 26, 2003.

Charlotte von Prybram-Gladona Unbekannte Zeichnungen alter Meister aus Europäischen Privatbesitz. Prestel Verlag Munich, Munich, 1969, cat. no. 2, fig. no. 2, ill.

Christie's, New York Old Master Drawings. [Sale catalogue]. New York, January 24, 2001, cat. no. 176, fig. no. 176, p. 210, ill.

Christian Müller Urs Graf, Die Zeichnungen im Kupferstichkabinett Basel [Beschreibender Katalog der Zeichnungen, Band III, Die Zeichnungen des 15. und 16. Jahrhunderts, Teil 2B]. Basel, 2002, cat. no. under no. 041, p. 125, ill.



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