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Cain Slaying Abel

late 17th–early 18th century
Giovanni Antonio Lorenzini (Italian, 1665–1740 (called Fra Antonio)), After Andrea Meldolla, called Schiavone (Italian, about 1510–1563)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; Nagler 66; Le Blanc 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 61.3 x 37.9 cm (24 1/8 x 14 15/16 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

B2390

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock