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The Virgin, St. Elizabeth, and the Infant St. John the Baptist


Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)


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–late 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.067.28

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in two shades of brown (Bartsch describes this print as being printed from three blocks, and the impression illustrated in The Illustrated Bartsch is from three blocks)


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