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: 20.4 x 12.4 cm (8 1/16 x 4 7/8 in.)(trimmed on, into, or slightly within the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.547

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in tan and black

Not On View

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Classifications

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Markings

Verso, lower left-center, 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