An Architectural Stage Set

mid 16th–early 17th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch

Dimensions

24.42 x 34.45 cm (9 5/8 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.431

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, red-brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, bottom left, in pen and black ink, "Joh. Fredeman de Vries 1527."

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen