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A Group of Men and Women

Marks

Verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink (partially abraded), the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789); verso, top left, in pen and black ink, the mark of Franz Gawet, Vienna (1765-1847)(Lugt 1069), 1806; verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789); Franz Gawet, Vienna (1765-1847)(Lugt 1069); the Albertina, Vienna; W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

early 16th–mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.155.27; Meyer (woodcuts after Beccafumi) 7

Accession Number

1975.483

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in olive and black

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