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St. Francis Praying

about 1665–75
Attributed to Marcantonio Bellavia (Italian, active about 1668–70)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch, Nagler, or Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.2 x 10.3 cm (5 3/16 x 4 1/16 in.) Platemark: 12.9 x 10 cm (5 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13872

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870).

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896), New York; purchased by MFA November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund