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St. Nicholas of Tolentino Praying for a Dying Man

about 1636-1660
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 094, ii/ii; Le Blanc 80; Montaiglon 86

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.1 × 6.6 cm (4 × 2 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M17711

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Croft Bequest (Lugt 469)

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; Mrs. Arthur Croft (Caroline A. Brewer)(died 1898); her bequest to the MFA January 1, 1902

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection