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Pietà (The Christ of Caprarola)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4, iii/iii; Bohlin 18, vi/vii; Illustrated Bartsch 17, vi/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.9 x 16.7 cm (5 1/16 x 6 9/16 in.) Platemark: 12.2 x 16.2 cm (4 13/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P13767

Medium or Technique

Etching, engraving, and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund