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

Inscription

In block, l.l.: G.R.In./B.C./Eq./F./1647

Marks

Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Collection (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1647

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.061.20, ii/ii; Takahatake 10, Variant a, only state

Accession Number

1975.586

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut on bluish paper, printed from two blocks in tan and black

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