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The Adoration of the Shepherds

early 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 2 (copy in reverse); Bohlin 22, probably Copy 1; Illustrated Bartsch 19, Copy 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 11 x 13.8 cm (4 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B844

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, 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 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock