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Aaron

Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, about 1564–1651)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 6

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.7 x 23.5 cm (12 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10814

Medium or Technique

Etching and chiaroscuro woodcut, printed in two shades of sepia

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: ABloemaert inven
In graphite, verso, l.r.: Ayer coll.

Signed

signed

Provenance

Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer