Requires Photography

St. Gregory and St. Ambrose Writing their Holy Books

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 21

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.5 x 8.5 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.) Platemark: 8.2 x 8.2 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P16897

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896), New York (Lugt 1309); 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 (Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund