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A Man Holding a Festoon


Verso of second backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.150.17

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in red-brown and black on tan paper, with added white highlights, cut out around the image and laid down on a backing sheet watercolored in red-brown


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