St. Francis of Assisi

1591
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Alessandro di Agostino Casolani (Italian, 1552–1606)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.081.30

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.4 x 22.9 cm (12 3/8 x 9 in.) Image: 31.3 x 22.6 cm (12 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)(trimmed slightly outside the borderline at the top and sides, and just into the last line of the inscription below the lower borderline at the bottom)

Accession Number

1975.450

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from four blocks in gray-violet, medium brown, dark brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, in lower margin, right, "Salembini"

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen