Moses Breaking the Tablets of Law

late 16th–early 17th century
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Domenico Beccafumi (Domenico di Giacomo di Pace) (Italian (Sienese), 1486–1551)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.022.4(2)

Dimensions

Framed: 151.4 x 210.2 x 5.1 cm (59 5/8 x 82 3/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.629

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in black and two shades of gray, on eight sheets

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inventory numbers inscribed in brown ink on the versos: 90053–90059

Provenance

Friedrich August II of Saxony (1797-1854, Dresden, Lugt 971) and by descent; W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); his bequest to MFA, accessioned 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen