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The Martyrdom of a Saint

early 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian)


Dimensions

Sheet: 4.4 x 14.5 cm (1 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.) Image (borderline): 4.2 x 14.2 cm (1 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19097.1

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund