St. Peter Preaching the Gospel

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, about 1497–about 1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.077.25, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.5 x 38.2 cm (5 11/16 x 15 1/16 in.)(trimmed on the borderline at the bottom, and into the borderline on the other three sides)

Accession Number

64.1066

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in gray-violet, red-violet, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, top right, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1662; verso, bottom right, in pen and brown ink, the same mark; verso, bottom right-center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, upper right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1662; Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen