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An Apostle

1740
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 52 (an impression with the date "1740" only once)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17 x 9.9 cm (6 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.) Image: 16.8 x 9.7 cm (6 5/8 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M28246

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

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased November 1, 1920

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund