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


Sheet: 40.1 x 19.5 cm (15 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.)(trimmed into the image on all four sides)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from four blocks, in four shades of brown

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Verso, center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1841)(Lugt 2133), 1801; verso, bottom right, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1841)(Lugt 2133), 1801; Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen