Five children dancing and playing

about 1490–1525
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian, about 1475–after 1525)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind V.p33-54.25; Bartsch, XIII, 328, no.19.

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.9 x 20 cm (4 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1363

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed, lower right, AVB (monogram).

Markings

Verso, lower right corner, stamped in black ink: Mark of collection Defer-Dumesnil, Lugt 739.

Provenance

Collection Defer-Dumesnil, (late nineteenth/early twentieth century, Paris, Lugt 739), sale of De Brescia mentioned in Lugt: May 17-18 1901, Paris; Thomas Jefferson Coolidge (b. 1863 - d. 1912; cf. Lugt 1429), Boston; by descent to his son, Amory Coolidge (b. 1895 - d. 1952), Boston; December 9, 1943, gift of Amory Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1943)

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge