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St. Francis Holding the Christ Child in the Presence of the Virgin

1590s
Pietro Faccini (Italian, about 1562–1602)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1; Illustrated Bartsch 1, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.7 x 25.3 cm (14 7/16 x 9 15/16 in.)(thread margins all around)

Accession Number

P13762

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower right-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