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St. Irene Tending the Wounds of St. Sebastian

about 1790-1820
Giovanni Vendramini (Italian, 1769–1839), After Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish (active in Italy), 1591–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc (as Francesco Vendramini) 5; Apell (as Francesco Vendramini) 3, a state before i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 62.3 x 45 cm (24 1/2 x 17 11/16 in.) Platemark: 56.8 x 40.2 cm (22 3/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P10964

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Although this print is catalogued by Le Blanc and Apell as by Francesco Vendramini, it is signed “I. Vendramini.”

Inscription

Inscribed in the plate, in scratch letters, below the image, left, "Ribeira Pmn", and right, "Down [sic] & Engraved by I. Vendramini"

Markings

Recto, bottom left, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, 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, 1310); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund