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St. Cajetan Holding the Christ Child

about 1671
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 080, i/ii; Le Blanc 59, i/ii; Montaiglon 61

Dimensions

Sheet: 48.8 × 32.8 cm (19 3/16 × 12 15/16 in.) Platemark: 45 × 29 cm (17 11/16 × 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M17696

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-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