St. Peter and St. John

about 1525–40
Possibly by Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.077.26, i/ii


Sheet: 15.7 x 10.6 cm (6 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light olive-brown, dark olive-green, and black

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Verso, lower center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1788), 1690; verso, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina (Lugt 5g); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)


Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1788), 1690; Albertina, Vienna; W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen