Infant Sleeping on a Skull

early to mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century, After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.153.23

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.1 x 26.2 cm (7 1/8 x 10 5/16 in.) Image (borderline): 13.5 x 21.1 cm (5 5/16 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.423

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, line block only

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen