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St. James the Lesser (from a series of Christ and the Apostles)

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Inscription

In light tone block, r. above center: G. Lalleman in. / L. Büsinck sc.; top l. (on fuller's stake): Paris 1625

Signed

signed

Marks

Watermark: difficult to decipher

Provenance

Collection of Friedrich Augustus II, Dresden (1797-1854); Wünsch (?), 1927; to W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 16, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1623–29

Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 8; Hollstein 8; Nagler 4; Le Blanc 8-19

Dimensions

Block and Sheet: 20.9 x 16.3 cm (8 1/4 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.589

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: buff, brown, black

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