St. Peter and St. John

about 1525–40
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.077.26, ii/ii (Andreani printing)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 x 11.7 cm (6 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.) Image (borderline): 16 x 10.7 cm (6 5/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10828

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer