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The Virgin and Child Accompanied by Saints


Recto of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); recto of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Peter Vischer, Basle (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


Peter Vischer, Basle (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.064.24, i/ii (before the monogram of Andrea Andreani)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in brown and black


Prints and Drawings