Herodias and Salome with the Head of John the Baptist

1632 or after
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.047.29; Takahatake 2 (Version B), only state, Variant a

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 17.1 cm (6 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)(trimmed well within borderline)

Accession Number

M21133

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in medium brown, dark brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed well within borderline; mising areas in margins and at lower left

Markings

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

Provenance

Alfred Greenough (d. 1884); bequeathed to his uncle, Charles Henry Parker (1817/18-1908); bequest of Parker to MFA October 1, 1909

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection