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Pietà (The Christ of Caprarola)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.8 x 24.4 cm (7 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.) Platemark: 12.3 x 16.3 cm (4 13/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13768

Medium or Technique

Etching, engraving, and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund