St. Anthony of Padua

Saint Anthony

mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 26 (copy, described by Bartsch); Illustrated Bartsch 26 (copy); Bellini 20, Copy A

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.9 x 6.9 cm (3 1/2 x 2 11/16 in.) Platemark: 8.6 x 6.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P13926

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Etched in the plate, lower left, "G. Renus. in."

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left 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