St. Jerome

1637/1642
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.083.33, i/ii; Takahatake 11 (Version A), ii/ii, Variant a

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.8 x 22.2 cm (11 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.) Image (borderline): 29.6 x 22 cm (11 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.587

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light gray, gray-blue, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In block, u.r.: cross above three winged claws [monogram]; l.l.: same monogram (on shield); l.l.: Guid. Rhen. Inuen/Barthol. Coriolanus Eques/Sculpsit Bonon. 1637; in tone block, b.c.: 1640 (barely visible)

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen