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The Entombment

about 1585–1600
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Giuseppe Scolari (Italian, last half of the 16th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.045.25; Passavant VI, 221, 25; Meyer 17

Dimensions

Sheet: 65.3 x 43.4 cm (25 11/16 x 17 1/16 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number

1975.448

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of olive brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right-center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen