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

About 1530–50
Attributed to Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.056.12

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 23.9 cm (7 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)(trimmed to, or slightly into, the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.570

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in medium brown and dark brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in purple ink, an unidentified mark; recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, an unidentified mark (Lugt 506); verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Unidentified collector (Lugt 506); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen