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, i/ii (before the monogram of Andrea Andreani)

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.9 x 20 cm (11 x 7 7/8 in.)(trimmed irregularly into the image)

Accession Number

P1701

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); recto of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Peter Vischer, Basle (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Peter Vischer, Basle (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund