The Standard Bearer

Artist:
Hans Schäufelein (German, Nuremberg ca. 1480–ca. 1540 Nördlingen)
Date:
ca. 1515
Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 5 1/4 in. (20.6 × 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.54.115
Not on view
Inscription: Bottom right corner, printed in plate: HS [artist's monogram with a shovel that forms part of the monogram]; bottom left corner, in printed text: de jtn

Marking: Bottom right corner, stamped in black ink: [unidentified collector's mark]
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.; Vendor: C. G. Boerner, Leipzig (German)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 12, 2009–April 12, 2009.

B.VII.266.100; D.II.34.91; H.XLII.145.64
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. VII.266.100, p. 266.

Campbell Dodgson Catalogue of Early German and Flemish Woodcuts Preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings of the British Museum. British Museum, London, 1911, cat. no. II.34.91, p. 34.

The New Hollstein German Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts 1400-1700. Amsterdam, 1998, cat. no. XLII.145.64, p. 145.