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Tobias and the Angel

Marks

Verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1673; verso, lower center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, on backing strip, bottom center, the same mark; verso, on backing strip, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1673; Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

late 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.027.9

Dimensions

Sheet: 43 x 29 cm (16 15/16 x 11 7/16 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.420

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in brown and black

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