The Sacrifice of Abraham

About 1530–50
Kept with Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.022.3

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.6 x 12.5 cm (8 1/8 x 4 15/16 in.)(trimmed on the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.546

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in orange-brown and red

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen