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The Holy Family with St. Elizabeth


Verso of backing sheet, lower center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(similar to Lugt 1789); verso of backing sheet, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(see Lugt 1789); Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.059.17

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in medium red-brown, dark red-brown, and black


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