St. Philip

St. Andrew

about 1525–1550
Domenico Beccafumi (Domenico di Giacomo di Pace) (Italian (Sienese), 1486–1551)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.071.13; Meyer III, 13 (as St. Andrew)

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.3 x 20.7 cm (15 7/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.476

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in three shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, bottom right, in pen and brown ink, "Mecerino"

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen