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Doge Francesco Venerio

Inscription

Upper right: FRANCISCVS/VENERIO/DVX/VENETI/ARVM/M.D.L./IIII. Left center, in brown ink: Eligitúr Dúx Venet...81/Anno Christi 1554./06ÿt 1556

Marks

Verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (born 1839)(Lugt 654); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1554

Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant VI, 243, 101a

Accession Number

1975.428

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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