St. John the Baptist in the Desert

About 1530–50
Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.073.17, probably i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.7 x 10.9 cm (4 3/16 x 4 5/16 in.)(trimmed just outside the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.544

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in light gray-green and dark green or black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right-center, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso, bottom right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen