St. John the Evangelist

about 1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 28(4), only state; Walch 41, only state; Worthen & Reed 57; Griffiths & Hartley 22b; IFF 34; Robert-Dumesnil 29; Meyer 29; Le Blanc 16

Dimensions

Platemark: 29.3 x 17 cm (11 9/16 x 6 11/16 in.); Sheet: (trimmed within platemark, mounted down); Mount: 38.4 x 23.3 cm (15 1/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

40.145

Medium or Technique

Etching and burin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund