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St. John the Baptist Preaching in the Wilderness

about 1670-1695
Jean-Baptiste Corneille (French, 1649–1695), After Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 77; IFF 77; Le Blanc 11

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.7 x 40.9 cm (10 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.)(with 3 mm margins at the top and sides; trimmed within the platemark at the bottom)

Accession Number

B1050

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