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Noah Leading the Animals into the Ark

about 1630
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 02, i/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 02, ii/v

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 9.5 cm (5 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)(trimmed on platemark)

Accession Number

1985.35

Medium or Technique

Etching and Drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Lightly etched upper left: Castigl[?]ius; Engraved below: G. B. Castilione fec

Markings

Lower right corner, stamped in black ink, the mark of John Tetlow, Alkrington Hall, Lancashire (d. before 1840)(Lugt 2868); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

John Tetlow, Alkrington Hall, Lancashire (d. before 1840)(Lugt 2868); R.E. Lewis, Inc., San Francisco; Mrs. George R. Rowland, Sr.; her gift to the MFA February 27, 1985

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Rowland Sr. in honor of Sue Welsh Reed and Barbara Stern Shapiro on the occasion of the exhibition "Edgar Degas: The Painter as Printmaker"