Requires Photography

St. John the Baptist

about 1740
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 56, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 17 x 9.8 cm (6 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

68.412

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in olive brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 11, 1968

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen