The Flood

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; Passavant, VI, 222, 2, ii/ii; Meyer (as published by Andreani) II, 1, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 46 x 69.4 cm (18 1/8 x 27 5/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

52.1086

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

With Andreani's monogram, lower left

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his gift to the MFA September 11, 1952

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen