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A Saint Giving Alms to a One-Legged Beggar

about 1620-1630
Paul Maupin (French, active 1591–1635), After Jacques Stella (French, 1596–1657)


Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 × 19.2 cm (11 5/8 × 7 9/16 in.) Image: 27.9 × 18.1 cm (11 × 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

68.341

Medium or Technique

Woodcut in black ink on blue paper, with white highlighting

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, lower center, in pen and brown ink, "L'anine" (?)

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W. G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (b. 1797-d. 1854; Lugt 971), Dresden. William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882-d. 1955), Boston; 1955, his bequest to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 11, 1968)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen