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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: 16.9 x 9.9 cm (6 5/8 x 3 7/8 in.) Image: 16.7 x 9.7 cm (6 9/16 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M6234

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Frederick Keppel & Co., Inc., New York; Class in the History of Engraving; gift of the Class to the MFA January 1, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of a Class in the History of Engraving