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, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 13.4 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/4 in.)(trimmed just inside the outer borderline)

Accession Number

1975.545

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in brown and dark brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-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