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The Angel Freeing St. Peter from Prison

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Inscription

Pen and brown ink bottom "a Del Magno"; graphite verso "77-31-127 / del Magno / Collection / 6. / P"

Signed

Pen and brown ink l.l." [monogram] PL f/ L'Angelo libera S. Pietro dalla Carcere / Paolo Lasinio inv. e diseg."

Provenance

Del Magno Collection [per inscriptions]; Joseph F. McCrindle; to Estate of Joseph F. McCrindle; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Joseph F. McCrindle Collection

Dimensions

Height x width: 17.5 x 17.8 cm (6 7/8 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4247

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, heightened with white, over black chalk

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