St. Andrew

About 1548–50
Andrea Meldolla, called Schiavone (Italian, about 1510–1563)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 40 [ii/ii]; Richardson 40


Sheet: 22.2 x 11.6 cm (8 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.) Platemark: 22.1 x 11.5 cm (8 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching with drypoint and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




William Cavendish, second Duke of Devonshire (1665-1729, Chatsworth, cf. Lugt 718); by descent to Andrew Cavendish, the eleventh Duke (1920-2004, Chatsworth); sold on behalf of the Chatsworth Settlement, London, Christie's, 5 December 1985, part of lot 87; to William Schab Gallery (New York); to Gertrude Weber (Charlottesville, VA); from whom purchased by MFA 19 September 2007

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard