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Christ Carrying the Cross

about 1637–39
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 20 (counterproof); Illustrated Bartsch 20 (counterproof); Bellini 13 (counterproof)(see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.5 x 19.9 cm (4 15/16 x 7 13/16 in.) Platemark: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)(width)(trimmed within platemark at top)

Accession Number

P13914

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund