Madonna and Child in the Clouds

late 16th–early 17th century
Attributed to Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Federico Barocci (Italian, about 1535–1612)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.5 x 20.3 cm (9 5/8 x 8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.474

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This print is after Barocci’s etching of c.1581 (Bartsch 2)

Inscription

In the line block, bottom center, the initials "FBIN"

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, 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