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The Holy Family in an Oval Frame

1623
Ludolph Büsinck (German, 1599/1602–1669), After Georges Lallemant (French), Possibly published by Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1595–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 3; Hollstein 3; Nagler 3; Le Blanc 3

Dimensions

Block: 30.7 x 21.4 cm (12 1/16 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 31.8 x 22.3 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.449

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: 2 tones of brown, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In dark brown tone block, bottom center: G. Lalleman Inven: / L. Büsinck Scul: / 1623

Signed

signed

Provenance

Constantin Raderschatt (?), mid-19th c. (Lugt 623); Collection R. Saalborn, Weimar (?), early 20th c. (Lugt Suppl. 2251); accessioned by the MFA, 1963.

Credit Line

George Reed Nutter Fund