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Stage Design for "L'Ortensio"

Marks

Recto, center right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, center left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA March 26, 1986

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1589

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.156.29, ii/ii; Meyer 38, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 50.8 x 36.1 cm (20 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.119

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from five blocks, in five shades of gray-green

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