The Martyrdom of St. Cecilia

The Martyrdom of St. Felicity

about 1510–30
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 117; Passavant VI, 18, 52

Dimensions

Sheet: 24 x 40.7 cm (9 7/16 x 16 in.)(mostly trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

64.2234

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680)(Lugt 2092); verso, upper right, in pen and brown ink, the mark of John Barnard, London (died 1784)(Lugt 1419), 1768; verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Alfred Hubert, Paris (died 1908)(Lugt 130); verso, bottom left, stamped in purple ink, the mark of [ ]; verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680(Lugt 2092); John Barnard, London (died 1784)(Lugt 1419), 1768; Alfred Hubert, Paris (died 1908)(Lugt 130). William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1964, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: January 13, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen