St. Mark and St. Luke (from a series of the Four Evangelists)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 20; Hollstein 20; Nagler 6

Dimensions

Block: 24.8 x 32.5 cm (9 3/4 x 12 13/16 in.) Sheet: 25.7 x 32.7 cm (10 1/8 x 12 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.609

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: very light buff, brown, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In black tone block at bottom of sheet, Tavernier's address: A Paris chez Melchior Tavernier, Graveur & Imprimeur du Roy, pour les tailles douces, en l'Isle du Palais, sur le quay qui regarde la Megisserie, à l'Espic d'or, Avec privilege du Roy.

Signed

not signed

Provenance

Collection of Friedrich Augustus II, Dresden (1797-1854) (Lugt 971); W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 24, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen