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The Virgin and Child Surrounded by Saints

Artist:
Alessandro Gandini (Italian, 1550–1600)
Artist:
After Girolamo da Treviso (Italian, Treviso ca. 1498–1544 Boulogne-sur-Mer)
Publisher:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Date:
1545–65
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks in brown and black ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/16 × 9 9/16 in. (36 × 24.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.73.3-102
Not on view
Inscription: At center: Taglio d'Ales' Ghandinj
At bottom center: AA [monogram of Andrea Andreani] / IN MANTOVA / MDCX

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (London)
Bartsch XII.65.25; Meyer I.725.10 ii
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