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An Angel Appearing to St. Benedict of Nursia

An Angel Appearing to St. Francis of Assisi

about 1740-1760
Marco Alvise Pitteri (Italian (Venetian), 1702–1786), After Pierre-Jules Hutin (French, about 1723–1763), After Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish (active in Italy), 1591–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ravà 070; Le Blanc 59

Dimensions

Sheet: 39 x 47.9 cm (15 3/8 x 18 7/8 in.) Platemark: 36.6 x 41.4 cm (14 7/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

B3085

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, lower right, "No. 35."

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock