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Laban Searching for Idols

about 1635–40
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 04; Illustrated Bartsch 04, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.5 x 40.8 cm (12 3/8 x 16 1/16 in.) Platemark: 25.3 x 33.9 cm (9 15/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M1904

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544); verso, bottom left, an octagonal MFA sticker

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales