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

Dimensions

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

64.1037

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

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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)

Provenance

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