The Holy Family in an Oval Frame

1623
Artist Ludolph Büsinck (German, 1599/1602–1669), After Georges Lallemant (French), Possibly published by Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1594–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Stechow 3; Hollstein 3; Nagler 3; Le Blanc 3

Dimensions

Sheet (to block edge): 31.7 x 22.5 cm (12 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P1718

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: 2 gray tone blocks, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In dark gray tone block: G. Lalleman. Inven: / L. Businck. scul: / 1623

Signed

signed

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund