Moses and the Brazen Serpent

1597
Francesco Villamena (Italian, 1566–1624), After Ferraù Fenzoni (Italian, 1562–1645 Italian)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagler 12, i/ii; Le Blanc 11, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 50.9 x 38 cm (20 1/16 x 14 15/16 in.)(with 1-2 mm margins at the top and the upper right, and trimmed to the platemark elsewhere)

Accession Number

2005.309

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, lower right, in pencil: "PM 99-27" (Paul McCarron inventory number)

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Paul McCarron, Inc., New York; Barbara and Robert Wheaton, Concord, Massachusetts; their gift to the MFA June 22, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Barbara Wheaton