Scenes from the Life of Saint John the Baptist

Saint John the Baptist Preaching; Baptism of Christ; Beheading of Saint John the Baptist

about 1522 - 30
Frans Crabbe (Netherlandish, about 1480–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 053

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 36.1 cm (9 3/4 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.300

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

watermark: large eagle; verso, in ink: P. mariette 1668 [Pierre Mariette; see Lugt, 1788, 1789, and 1790]; [19?]; collector's stamp in purple ink: [unidentified]; collector's stamp in red: [unidentified]; in graphite: c36575.; 88[circled]; [...]

Provenance

1668, Pierre Mariette (1634-1716), Paris; Colnaghi, London, 1971; purchased by MFA, Sept. 15, 1971.

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund