The Virgin and Child in an Oval

mid 16th century
Possibly by Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.051.4

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.2 x 9.2 cm (4 13/16 x 3 5/8 in.)(trimmed to, or slightly into, the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.574

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in three shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen