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Raphael and His Mistress


Recto, bottom center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1674; verso of backing sheet, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest


Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1674; Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); 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.140.2, only state

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Medium or Technique

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


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