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Christ on the Mount of Olives

1773
Giovanni Volpato (Italian, 1740-1803), After Correggio (Antonio Allegri) (Italian (Parmese), about 1489–1534)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 75; Apell 5 (a Calcografia di Roma impression, before October 1871, with an additional number (989) engraved at the top right corner)

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.5 x 39 cm (14 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.) Platemark: 35.2 x 37.2 cm (13 7/8 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

B3676

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, the numbers "18" and "989"

Markings

Recto, lower right corner of plate, the blindstamp of the Calcografia di Roma (Lugt 426e); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-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