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St. Christopher Carrying the Christ Child

1650–57
Bartolommeo Biscaino (Italian, 1632–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 35, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 35, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.1 x 16.5 cm (8 5/16 x 6 1/2 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark)

Accession Number

B486

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

On verso of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); on verso of backing sheet, lower right, 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