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The Death of Ananias

Marks

Recto, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Samuel Leith, Edinburgh (c.1850)(a variant of Lugt 1767); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

James B. Ayer, Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière, Mrs. Henderson Inches, Nathaniel F. Ayer, Esq., and James B. Ayer (1882-1968, Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School); their gift to the MFA December 31, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer

1518

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.046.27, ii/iii

Accession Number

21.10824

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in black and three shades of brown

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