St. Thomas (?)

About 1548–50
Andrea Meldolla, called Schiavone (Italian, about 1510–1563)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; Richardson 49A; Bryan 50

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.1 x 11.3 cm (8 11/16 x 4 7/16 in.) Platemark: 22 x 11.2 cm (8 11/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.601.12

Medium or Technique

Etching with drypoint and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This print is in the same format as the prints of Christ and the Twelve Apostles, Bartsch 38-50, but is not listed in Bartsch.

Provenance

William Cavendish, second Duke of Devonshire (1665-1729, Chatsworth, cf. Lugt 718); by descent to Andrew Cavendish, the eleventh Duke (1920-2004, Chatsworth); sold on behalf of the Chatsworth Settlement, London, Christie's, 5 December 1985, part of lot 87; to William Schab Gallery (New York); to Gertrude Weber (Charlottesville, VA); from whom purchased by MFA 19 September 2007

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard