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St. Barbara

about 1624-1636
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 104, only state; possibly from Le Blanc 90-105; rejected by Montaiglon

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.1 × 5.8 cm (3 9/16 × 2 5/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17733

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection