Requires Photography

Studies of the Virgin and Child

about 1785-1810
Francesco Rosaspina (Italian, 1762–1841), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not listed separately in Le Blanc; possibly from Le Blanc 57

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.6 x 19.8 cm (10 1/16 x 7 13/16 in.) Platemark: 25 x 19.2 cm (9 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

B3219

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint, printed in four shades of brown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top left, the number "9"

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