SS Peter and John Healing the Lame Man at the Beautiful Gate

about 1530
Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540), Possibly by Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.078.27; Bartsch (Parmigianino) 7


Sheet: 29.1 x 41.4 cm (11 7/16 x 16 5/16 in.) Image: 27.8 x 40.2 cm (10 15/16 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in orange-brown and red-brown (lacking the etched plate)

Not On View


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, center, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified paraph; verso, lower 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, Dresden (1797-1854)(Lugt 971); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen