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Shepherds Following their Flock

mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 30 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 30, Copy 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 37 cm (10 3/8 x 14 9/16 in.)(trimmed on platemark)

Accession Number

B861

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock