St. Peter and St. John

about 1525–40
Possibly by 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 (with the Andreani monogram)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 x 10.2 cm (6 1/16 x 4 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number

64.1068

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Top left, in pen and black ink, the number "67"; bottom left, in pen and brown ink, "Parmagan"

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen