A Thesis

1653
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Domenico Briccio


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.138.17

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.5 x 53.6 cm (14 3/4 x 21 1/8 in.) Image: 37.3 x 53.2 cm (14 11/16 x 20 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.601

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

This impression has an inscription in the banderole, and the address of the Typographia Ferroniana at the lower left.

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); by bequest to Lydia Evans Tunnard, New Haven, Connecticut (1913-1980); her gift to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen