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: 26.8 x 20.4 cm (10 9/16 x 8 1/16 in.)(trimmed into or slightly within the borderline)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Verso, lower center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1679; verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789); Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen