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Pietà (The Christ of Caprarola)

1597
Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4, ii/iii; Bohlin 18, v/vii; Illustrated Bartsch 17, v/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.4 x 16.3 cm (4 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)(with thread margins all around)

Accession Number

P13766

Medium or Technique

Etching, engraving, and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1670; verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1670; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund