St. Andrew (from a series of Christ and the Apostles)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 6; Hollstein 6; Nagler 4; Le Blanc 8-19

Dimensions

Block: 20.9 x 16.1 cm (8 1/4 x 6 5/16 in.) Sheet: 29.9 x 24.3 cm (11 3/4 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.561

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: buff, gray, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In black pen and ink (over red crayon), l.l.: L. Businck sc.; l.r.: beÿ M. Tavernier

Signed

not signed

Markings

Watermark: jug with crescent at top, 57 mm

Provenance

Wünsch (?), 1927; to W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 16, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen