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St. Jerome in the Wilderness

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This impression is different from M21348 and 52.1091. The block has been reworked in many places between the two states.

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); James B. Ayer, Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière, Mrs. Henderson Inches, Nathaniel F. Ayer, Esq., and James B. Ayer (1882-1968, Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School); their gift to the MFA December 31, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer

late 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant VI, 234, 57

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.5 x 37.2 cm (21 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)(with thread margins around the borderline)

Accession Number

21.10818

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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