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Mater Amabilis

about 1820-1840
Faustino Anderloni (Italian, 1766–1847), After Cesare Ferreri (1802-1859), After Sassoferrato (Giovanni Battista Salvi) (Italian (Roman), 1609–1685)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 2; Meyer 4, possibly before i/ii, before any inscriptions; Apell 3, possibly before i/iii, before any inscriptions (although it looks, from a depression in the surface of the paper, as if the inscriptions may have been masked out)

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.5 x 38.1 cm (21 7/16 x 15 in.) Platemark: 41.1 x 29.1 cm (16 3/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M12893

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry P. Kidder, Boston (1823-1886); by descent to his wife, Elizabeth H. Kidder, and his sons, Henry T. Kidder, Charles A. 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