Tobias and the Angel

late 16th century
Artist Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), After Raffaellino da Reggio (Italian, about 1550–1578)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.027.9

Dimensions

Sheet: 43 x 29 cm (16 15/16 x 11 7/16 in.)(trimmed to or slightly into the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.420

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1673; verso, lower center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, on backing strip, bottom center, the same mark; verso, on backing strip, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1673; Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen