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The Head of John the Baptist brought to Herodias

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Inscription

Verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink: 27

Marks

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink -- mark of Vinzent Mayer (Lugt 2525)

Provenance

Vinzent Mayer (1831-1918, Fribourg, Lugt 2525); probably included in his sale, Berlin, Cassirer, Helbing & Rosenthal, October 8, 1919 and following days; W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard; her gift to MFA, January 1962.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. Tunnard, in memory of W. G. Russell Allen

1511

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 126; Meder 232 b

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 12.9 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1356

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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