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St. Francis Adoring the Christ Child

about 1636-1660


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 074, ii/ii, but with the coat of arms partially masked during the printing; Le Blanc 68, i/ii [sic]; Montaiglon 72

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.4 × 35.7 cm (9 3/16 × 14 1/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17701

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, in pen and gray-brown ink, the mark of Claude-Augustin Mariette, Paris (born 1652)(L. 1786), 1693; verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

Claude-Augustin Mariette, Paris (born 1652)(Lugt 1786), 1693; 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