Requires Photography

The Virgin and Child in the Clouds

1723
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 2, ii/ii; Passavant vol. VI, p. 246, no. 2, ii/ii (without a date and without the letter "P")

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.9 x 6.5 cm (3 7/8 x 2 9/16 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number

1973.230

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in gray and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA May 9, 1973

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen