The Hermit

mid 16th century
Monogrammist YHS (Italian, 16th century), Possibly after Baldassare Peruzzi (Italian, 1481–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.147.11; Nagler, Monogrammisten, V, 2031, 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 20.1 cm (9 7/8 x 7 15/16 in.) Image (borderline): 24.2 x 19.3 cm (9 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)(not including the registration marks that protrude from each side)

Accession Number

1975.577

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from the line block only

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen