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The Virgin and Child in an Oval


Verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


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

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.051.4

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in three shades of brown


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