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Madonna and Child in the Clouds

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This print is after Barocci's etching of c.1581 (Bartsch 2)

Inscription

In the line block, bottom center, the initials "FBIN"

Marks

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (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

late 16th–early 17th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.5 x 20.3 cm (9 5/8 x 8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.474

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in light brown and black

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