Christ Healing the Paralytic at the Pool of Bethesda

about 1540s
Giuseppe Niccolò Rossigliani, called Niccolò Vicentino (Italian, active about 1510–1550), After Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501–1547)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.038.14


Sheet: 28.2 x 21.4 cm (11 1/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Borderline: 27.5 x 20.6 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from four blocks in light gray-brown, medium gray-brown, dark gray-brown, and brown-black

Out on Loan

On display at National Gallery of Art, Washington, October 14, 2018 – January 16, 2019


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, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (b. 1797 - d. 1854; Lugt 971), Dresden. W.G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1964, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen