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The Miraculous Draught of Fishes

Marks

Recto, bottom left, in pen and black ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1680; recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower left-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1680; verso, upper center, 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), 1680; Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

early 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.037.13, i/ii

Accession Number

64.1036

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in medium olive-green, dark olive-green, and black

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