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St. John the Evangelist (from a series of Christ and the Apostles)

Signed

not signed

Provenance

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 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer

1623–29

Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 9; Hollstein 9; Nagler 4; Le Blanc 8-19

Accession Number

21.10809

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: 2 tones of brown, black

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