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Distribution of Bread to the Poor

mid 17th century
Herman van Swanevelt (Netherlandish, about 1600–1655)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 93; Hollstein 97, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.5 x 28.2 cm (7 5/16 x 11 1/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

M7554

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Anonymous gift June 12, 1891

Credit Line

Anonymous gift