Virtue Attacked by Vices

1585
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Jacopo Ligozzi (Italian, 1547–1627)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.130.9, i/ii; Meyer I, 25, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.7 x 32.5 cm (18 3/4 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.470

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of gray-brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt); verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen