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St John the Baptist

about 1505–1510
Giulio Campagnola (Italian, about 1482—after 1515), After Andrea Mantegna (Italian (Paduan, active in Mantua), about 1431–1506)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 3, only state; Hind 12, only state; Illustrated Bartsch 5, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.7 x 23.9 cm (13 11/16 x 9 7/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1038

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Mary Jane Morgan, New York (died before 1886)(Lugt 1879); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Mary Jane Morgan, New York (died before 1886)(Lugt 1879); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund