Woman Playing a Lute

mid 16th–late 16th century
After Antonio Campi da Cremona (Italian, 1524–1587), Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.145.7; Nagler, Monogrammisten, I, 1062; Le Blanc 4

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.5 x 13.2 cm (8 7/16 x 5 3/16 in.) Image (borderline): 21.4 x 13.1 cm (8 7/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.513

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from the lightest tone block only, in black

Not On View

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Classifications

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Inscription

Verso, lower left, in pen and brown ink, "F.P."

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen