St. Sebastian

Saint Sebastian

mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 24 (copy, described by Bartsch); Illustrated Bartsch 24 (copy, illustrated); Bellini 25 (Bellini has this print described as Cantarini's original, and the original described as his Copy A)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.5 x 13 cm (7 11/16 x 5 1/8 in.) Platemark: 19.2 x 12.7 cm (7 9/16 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

P13918

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, top center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1843)(Lugt 2133), 1802; verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1843)(Lugt 2133), 1802; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund