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St. John the Baptist Preaching in the Desert

1636
Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 31; Le Blanc 16

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.8 x 16.7 cm (4 5/8 x 6 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B746

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock