Moses

1623–29
Ludolph Büsinck (German, 1599/1602–1669), After Georges Lallemant (French), Publisher Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1595–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 1; Hollstein 1; Nagler 1; Le Blanc 1

Dimensions

Block: 39.2 x 28.2 cm (15 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.) Sheet: 40.9 x 28.5 cm (16 1/8 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.607

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: 2 tones of brown, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In black tone block, lower right corner: G. Lalleman Inv: / L. Büsinck. scu:
In black tone block at bottom, Tavernier's address: A Paris chez Melchior Tavernier, Graveur & Imprimeur du Roy, pour les tailles douces, en l'Isle du Palais, sur le quay qui regarde le Megisserie, à l'Espic d'or, / Avec privilege du Roy.

Signed

signed

Markings

Watermark: bunch of grapes, 48 x 25 mm

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 24, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen