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SS Peter and John Healing the Lame Man at the Beautiful Gate

Marks

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, center, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified paraph; verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

about 1530

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.078.27; Bartsch (Parmigianino) 7

Accession Number

1975.533

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in orange-brown and red-brown (lacking the etched plate)

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