The Virgin and Child with St. Catherine of Siena and St. Francis

1585
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Jacopo Ligozzi (Italian, 1547–1627)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.067.27; Meyer I, 24, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.2 x 33.7 cm (16 5/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

58.1056

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in yellow-brown and three darker shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Martin Folkes, London (1690-1754)(cf. Lugt 1034)(no mark, but note on mat); probably included in his sale, London, Langford, January 15-22, 1756; Lord Northwick (no mark, but note on mat); Lee M. Friedman, Boston; given to MFA by his estate November 13, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Lee M. Friedman