The Holy Family in an Oval Frame

1623
Ludolph Büsinck (German, 1599/1602–1669), After Georges Lallemand (French, about 1575–1636), Possibly published by Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1594–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Block: 30.6 x 21 cm (12 1/16 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 31.1 x 21.6 cm (12 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.594

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut; 3 blocks: 2 tones of brown, black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In dark tone block, center bottom: G. Lalleman, Inven: / L. Büsinck, scul: / 1623

Signed

signed

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to MFA, accessioned June 17, 2004.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen