The Virgin and Child Surrounded by Saints

late 16th century
Alessandro Gandini (Italian, active about 1550–1600), Possibly after Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.065.25

Dimensions

Sheet: 36 x 24.7 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.519

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 left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Dr. Julius Hofmann, Karlsbad, Vienna (1840-1913)(Lugt 1264); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Dr. Julius Hofmann, Karlsbad, Vienna (1840-1913)(Lugt 1264); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen