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The Massacre of the Innocents

Marks

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); James B. Ayer, Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière, Mrs. Henderson Inches, Nathaniel F. Ayer, Esq., and James B. Ayer (1882-1968, Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School); their gift to the MFA December 31, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer

1544

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.033.7

Accession Number

21.10789

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in three shades of brown

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