Pietà

The Dead Christ

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 78, i/ii; Walch 17, i/ii; Worthen & Reed 24; Griffiths & Hartley 15; IFF 11; Robert-Dumesnil 8; Meyer 8; Le Blanc 13

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.4 x 20.5 cm (12 3/4 x 8 1/16 in.) Platemark: 32.3 x 20.1 cm (12 11/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

40.118

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund