Stage Design for "L'Ortensio"

1589
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Bartolommeo Neroni (about 1500–1572)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.156.29, ii/ii; Meyer 38, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 50.8 x 36.1 cm (20 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.119

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from five blocks, in five shades of gray-green

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, center right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, center left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (b. 1797- d. 1854), Dresden (Lugt 971). W. G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1986, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 26, 1986)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen