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Herodias and Salome with the Head of John the Baptist

Inscription

In block, u.r.: GUIDO/RHENUS/BON.IN/BART. COR/EQUES/F.; u.l.: cross 7 3 claws; l.l.: 1631/Corio.f.

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1632 or after

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.047.29; Takahatake 2 (Version B), only state, Variant a

Accession Number

1975.590

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in brown, yellow-brown, and black

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