Saint Jerome (Study for the unfinished engraving)

Verso: Putti Supporting a Monstrance

about 1600


Sight: 12.3 x 11.4 cm (4 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Framed: 34.1 x 28.9 x 3.4 cm (13 7/16 x 11 3/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk; verso, pen and brown ink

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Verso, lower left in brown ink: 5 8 [?]
Verso, lower left in black chalk: ag. Caracci


Sagredo-Borghese Collection; to Baron Landau Finaly, inv. no. 417 (Lugt 1334c); to Richard Day Ltd. (London), 1987; to Jak Katalan (New York); sold London, Phillips de Pury & Company, July 9, 2001, lot 143; to Jeffrey E. Horvitz (Beverly, MA); by whom given to Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jeffrey and Carol Horvitz