St. Philip and St. Matthew

late 16th–mid 17th century
Attributed to Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.076.24

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 18.3 cm (9 9/16 x 7 3/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

P1648

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in tan, gray-brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617); verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink, the word "Mariette" (probably Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(cf. Lugt 1789)); verso, bottom left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Esdaile ("1827 -- WE Frankfort 20--"); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

[Probably] Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(cf. Lugt 1789); William Esdaile, London (1758-1837)(Lugt 2617); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund