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An Angel Holding a Cloth over Her Head

about 1636-1660
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 124, ii/ii; Le Blanc 125; Montaiglon 116

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.5 × 25 cm (12 × 9 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17742

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 1/1/1902 [exact to year]

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection