A Group of Men and Women

early 16th–mid 16th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, After Domenico Beccafumi (Domenico di Giacomo di Pace) (Italian (Sienese), 1486–1551)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.155.27; Meyer (woodcuts after Beccafumi) 7

Dimensions

Sheet: 22 x 33.3 cm (8 11/16 x 13 1/8 in.)(trimmed within the borderline)

Accession Number

1975.483

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in olive and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Cond.: repaired l. r. corner

Markings

Verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink (partially abraded), the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789); verso, top left, in pen and black ink, the mark of Franz Gawet, Vienna (1765-1847)(Lugt 1069), 1806; verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso, lower 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); Franz Gawet, Vienna (1765-1847)(Lugt 1069); the Albertina, Vienna; W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen