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

1722
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 34, indeterminate state (bottom margin apparently trimmed off)

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.9 x 14.1 cm (9 7/16 x 5 9/16 in.)(with thread margins around the borderline at the top and sides, and the bottom margin apparently trimmed off)

Accession Number

68.387

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in tan and two shades of gray-violet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (born 1839)(Lugt 654); verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (born 1839)(Lugt 654); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 11, 1968

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen