Dogaressa Morosina Grimani

Morosina Grimani, Wife of the Doge of Venice
Maurecena Grimana, uxor ducis Venetiarum

about 1595
Attributed to Cesare Vecellio (Italian, 1521–1601)


Dimensions

Block: 37.7 x 25.7 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/8 in.) Sheet: 40.2 x 27.2 cm (15 13/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1778

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1965, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 15, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard, in memory of W. G. Russell Allen