Bartsch XII.021.1; Meyer 1
Sheet: 47.2 x 32.5 cm (18 9/16 x 12 13/16 in.) Image (borderline): 46.7 x 31.9 cm (18 3/8 x 12 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in two shades of grayish brown and black
Not On View
Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)
Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (b. 1836 - d. 1909), Prague. 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.
Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer