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The Massacre of the Innocents

1544
Monogrammist NDB (Italian, active about 1544), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.033.7

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.1 x 51.1 cm (11 7/16 x 20 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.527

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in three shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen