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Study of an Old Man

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Inscription

Verso, in pencil: Cicaquald p. 20 no. 27.

Marks

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

Provenance

The Albertina, Vienna; 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 century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.147.12; Meyer (woodcuts after Beccafumi) 18; Passavant VI, 151, 9

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.1 x 14.3 cm (11 1/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.481

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, dark reddish-brown, and black

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