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Aeneas and Anchises

1623–29
Ludolph Büsinck (German, 1599/1602–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 22; Hollstein 22; Nagler 8; Le Blanc 20

Dimensions

Block and Sheet: 34.5 x 21.7 cm (13 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10858

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 2 blocks: brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In black block, lower left corner: G. Lalleman. In:/ L. Büsinck fe:

Signed

signed

Provenance

Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer