The Virgin and Child Accompanied by Saints

mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), Attributed to Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.064.24, ii/ii (with the monogram of Andrea Andreani)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.5 x 22.2 cm (12 3/8 x 8 3/4 in.) Image (borderline): 31.2 x 21.8 cm (12 5/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10791

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer