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Columbia de Tofaninis

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684), After Giambattista Ramacciotto


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 260

Dimensions

Platemark: 27.3 x 20.8 cm (10 3/4 x 8 3/16 in.) Sheet: 28.2 x 22 cm (11 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M26752

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, beneath image:
Columba De Tofaninis/
Ord S Francisci Sanctimonialis
Obi Senis a D MDCLV AET LXIX
Io: Bapt. Ramacciottus Senensis delineavit /
Cornelis Bloemaert Vltrajectin sculpsit Romae

In brown ink, verso, u.c: Lugt 1588 [with the date 1662] (Pierre Mariette 1634-1716 Paris)
In graphite, verso, b.c.: Cornelis Bloemaert/Columba de Tofaninus/ Le Bl 260

Signed

signed

Markings

Verso, Lugt 282 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) and in graphite: 26752
Verso: unidentified mark (Museum of Fine Arts, ____ Bequest and in graphite 26752)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette 1662 on verso (not in Lugt). Washington Irving Jenkins (b. 1848 - d. 1917), Clinton, MA; August 1, 1917, his bequest to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins