The Virgin and Child with the Infant St. John the Baptist

about 1625
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Giovanni Battista Coriolano (Italian, 1579/87/96(?)–1649), After Alessandro Tiarini (Italian (Bolognese) 1577–1668)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1 (reverse copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.6 x 15.4 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/16 in.) Image (borderline): 20.3 x 15.1 cm (8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.610

Medium or Technique

Woodcut on blue paper, heightened with white

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Lower right, in reverse: Aless.ro Tiarini / Bol. inv. / Il IB Coriolano f. / 1625

Markings

Lower right corner, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen