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The Massacre of the Innocents

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Marks

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

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

early 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.034.8

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 x 42 cm (10 1/2 x 16 9/16 in.)(with the borderline showing at the top; otherwise trimmed slightly into the image)

Accession Number

64.1033

Medium or Technique

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

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