St. Matthew and St. John (from a series of the Four Evangelists)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 21; Hollstein 21; Nagler 8 (in Stechow)/Nagler 6.5 (in Hollstein); Le Blanc 20

Dimensions

Block and Sheet: 24.6 x 32.2 cm (9 11/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.593

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 trefoil on top and CB in center, 63 mm

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 17, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen