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The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist

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Signed

on wall, above executioner's head: LC

Marks

watermark [not identified]; recto, lower right, in ink: 223; verso, stamp in red, in circle: DUBLETTE DES ALBERTINA; MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 36202; in graphite: D.I.17S.60; 61[underlined]; 1.9.[??]

Provenance

Richard H. Zinser, Forest Hills, NY, from whom purchased by MFA April 12, 1945

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

about 1508

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 061; Hollstein 86

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 40.5 x 27.6 cm (15 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

45.221

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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