The Virgin, St. Elizabeth, and the Infant St. John the Baptist

mid 16th–late 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, After Andrea del Sarto (Italian (Florentine), 1486–1530)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.067.28

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.8 x 33.4 cm (18 7/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.415

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in two shades of brown (Bartsch describes this print as being printed from three blocks, and the impression illustrated in The Illustrated Bartsch is from three blocks)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen