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Finding of the Bodies of Saints Peter and Paul

1647–51
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 14; Percy E21

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.7 x 20.6 cm (11 11/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

B857

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto lower left in graphite pencil: 2

Signed

In plate lower left: CASTIGLIONE GENOVESE / INVENT

Provenance

William P. Babcock (1826-1899, born in Boston, lived in Paris, Lugt 207); acquired by bequest to the MFA, 12 June 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock