Artist Hans Holbein the Younger, German, 1497-1543
Title
  • The Mathematician, Jan Stoefler of Tubingen
Date between 1500 and 1543
Medium woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 4 1/2 × 3 7/8 inches (11.4 × 9.8 cm)
Sheet: 5 5/8 × 4 7/8 inches (14.3 × 12.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S595
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in letterpress above the image: EFFIGES 10. STOEFLERIAN. | norum LXXIX. Inscribed, on verso: [text in Latin]
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Passavant, J. D. Le Peintre-Graveur, vol. 3. Leipzig, 1862, p. 392, no. 61.