St. Matthew (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 11; Hollstein 11; Nagler 4; Le Blanc 8-19

Dimensions

Block: 21 x 16 cm (8 1/4 x 6 5/16 in.) Sheet and Mount: 21.5 x 16.4 cm (8 7/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.605

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: buff, brown, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In black tone block, lower left corner: G. Lalleman In: / Paris / L. Büsinck scu:

Signed

signed

Provenance

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