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Nude Man Seen from Behind


Rectp, bottom right, stamped in gray ink, the initials "EP", possibly the mark of Edmund Prideaux (d. 1745)(Lugt 888); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)


Possibly Edmund Prideaux (d. 1745)(Lugt 888); 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

about 1530–1550

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.148.13

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in light yellow-brown and dark brown


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