A Saint in Supplication

early 17th–mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century, After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 x 11.8 cm (6 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number

1975.426

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971);verso, lower right-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Giuseppe (Joseph) Storck, Milan (1766-1836)(Lugt 2319), 1805 (his inventory no. 13944); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Giuseppe (Joseph) Storck, Milan (1766-1836)(Lugt 2319), 1805; Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Luht 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen