Requires Photography

Six Apostles

1723
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 32 (a state without the date; because of a loss in this area, it is not possible to tell whether this impression had the initial "P" and Zanetti's monogram)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 x 22.3 cm (6 9/16 x 8 3/4 in.) Image: 16.4 x 22 cm (6 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P1716

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in brownish-red and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); verso, bottom left, stamped in gray-violet ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, Havana, New York (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, Havana, New York (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund