A Saint in Supplication

early 17th–mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century, After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch


Sheet: 16.7 x 11.8 cm (6 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in olive brown and black

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971);verso, lower right-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Giuseppe (Joseph) Storck, Milan (1766-1836)(Lugt 2319), 1805 (his inventory no. 13944); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


Giuseppe (Joseph) Storck, Milan (1766-1836)(Lugt 2319), 1805; Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Luht 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen