St. Peter

about 1525–1550
Domenico Beccafumi (Domenico di Giacomo di Pace) (Italian (Sienese), 1486–1551)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.071.14; Meyer III, 12

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.9 x 20.8 cm (16 1/8 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.478

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of gray-green

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, in pen and gray ink, the mark of Edward Peart, London, Butterwick (1756/58-1824)(Lugt 891); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Edward Peart, London, Butterwick (1756/58-1824)(Lugt 891); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen