The Virgin Adoring the Infant Christ

after 1595
Kept with Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), After Francesco Vanni (Italian, 1563–1610)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.056.11

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 20.9 cm (10 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)(trimmed to, or slightly into, the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.433

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in gray and black

Not On View

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Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified signature (not in Lugt); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (mark not in Lugt); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen