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St. Peter Preaching the Gospel

Marks

Recto, bottom left-center, stamped in black ink, the initials "EP", possibly the mark of Edmund Prideaux, England (d.1745)(Lugt 888); recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of George Bainbridge (?), London (late 18th cent.)(Lugt 211); verso, left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Possibly Edmund Prideaux, England (d. 1745)(Lugt 888); George Bainbridge (?), London (late 18th cent.)(Lugt 211); William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

early 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.077.25, ii/ii

Accession Number

P1685

Medium or Technique

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

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