St. Jerome in the Wilderness

late 16th century
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian, last half of the 16th century), After Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian (Venetian), about 1488–1576)

Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant VI, 234, 57; t; Rosand and Muraro 97a


Sheet: 53.5 x 37.2 cm (21 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)(with thread margins around the borderline)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woodcut, first state

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



This impression is different from M21348 and 52.1091. The block has been reworked in many places between the two states.


Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); verso, lower right-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.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer