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St. Francis of Assisi

Marks

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

1591

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.081.30

Accession Number

21.10792

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from four blocks in black and three shades of brown

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