St. Paul Lowered in a Basket

mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, After Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501–1547)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.075.21

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.2 x 15.2 cm (9 15/16 x 6 in.)(trimmed around the oval borderline)

Accession Number

1975.429

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light brown, medium brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso, bottom right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen