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The Virgin and Child with the Infant St. John the Baptist

Inscription

Lower right, in reverse: Aless.ro Tiarini / Bol. inv. / Il IB Coriolano f. / 1625

Marks

Lower right corner, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower right, 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 September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

about 1625

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1 (reverse copy)

Accession Number

1975.610

Medium or Technique

Woodcut on blue paper, heightened with white

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