Eve

1587
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Domenico Beccafumi (Domenico di Giacomo di Pace) (Italian (Sienese), 1486–1551)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.021.1; Meyer 1

Dimensions

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.)

Accession Number

21.10787

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in two shades of grayish brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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)

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer