Saint Jerome
engraving, 1596, on laid paper, watermark Bunch of Grapes, a very good impression of New Hollstein's second state (of four)
Plate & Sheet 425 x 286 mm.
Fürsten zu Fürstenberg (19th century), Donaueschingen, Germany (Lugt 995); presumably sold at F.A.C. Prestel in the 19th century (date unknown).
Augustinus Arnold (19th century) (Lugt 5098).
Sotheby's, London, 17 February 1983, lot 57 (with another).
Eric G. Stanley (1923-2018), Oxford; acquired at the above sale (through Artemis Fine Arts, London).
Bartsch 266; Hollstein 311; Strauss 335; New Hollstein 330
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This print is based on a presumably lost painting by Palma Giovane. A painting of the same subject on copper, which has in fact been associated with Goltzius, was loaned to the Courtauld Gallery, London, for research for two years following it's rediscovery in 2008.
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