St. Judas Thaddaeus (from a series of Christ and the Apostles)

1623–29
Ludolph Büsinck (German, 1599/1602–1669), After Georges Lallemant (French), Possibly published by Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1595–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 10; Hollstein 10; Nagler 4; Le Blanc 8-19

Dimensions

Block: 20.8 x 15.8 cm (8 3/16 x 6 1/4 in.) Sheet: 21.3 x 16.3 cm (8 3/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.606

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: 2 tones of brown, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

Watermark: jug with crescent at top, 60 mm

Provenance

Collection of Friedrich Augustus II, Dresden (1797-1854); Wünsch (?), 1927; to W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 24, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen