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The Marriage of the Virgin

1820
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 03, i/vi; Le Blanc 4, ii/v

Dimensions

Sheet: 93.1 x 67.7 cm (36 5/8 x 26 5/8 in.) Platemark: 80.8 x 51.7 cm (31 13/16 x 20 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M12889

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Kidder Gift (Lugt 1570); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Henry Purkett Kidder (1823-1886); by bequest to his wife, Elizabeth H. Kidder, and his sons, Charles A. Kidder, Henry T. Kidder, and Nathaniel T. Kidder; their gift to the MFA December 7, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder, Henry L. Kidder, Charles A. Kidder, and Nathaniel L. Kidder in memory of Henry P. Kidder