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Marks

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, an unidentified inscription in Greek; verso, upper left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.129.5, i/ii (before the monogram of Andreani)

Accession Number

64.1122

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, dark brown, and black

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