The Madonna nursing the Christ Child at the foot of a tree

Jacopo de' Barbari (Italian, active Venice by 1497–died by 1516 Mechelen or Brussels)
ca. 1501–3
Engraving, upper and lower right corners are restored
plate: 6 5/16 x 8 5/8 in. (16 x 21.9 cm) trimmed; slightly irregular
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
On the verso is a read chalk drawing of an architectural facade.
Inscription: Signed lower left with a caduceus
Ferrari 2006, no.19; van der Sman 2003, no.I.10; Lambert 1999, no.596; TIB.XXV Comm.2410.006; Hind V.150.2; Servolini no. III, pp.187-88; Oberhuber p. 63, no. 44; Landau in Martineau and Hope, pp. 30-07,no. P2
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Arthur Mayger Hind Early Italian engraving: a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. London and New York, 1938-1948.

Luigi Servolini Jacopo de' Barbari. Padua, 1944.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–.

Gisèle Lambert Le premières gravures Italiennes quattrocento - début du cinquecento. Paris, 1999.

Le siècle de Titien. Gravures vénitiennes de la Renaissance. Zwolle, 2003.

Simone Ferrari Jacopo de' Barbari. Un protagonista del Rinascimento tra Venezia e Dürer. 2006.