The Annunciation

1650s
Carlo Maratti (Italian (Roman), 1625–1713)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 02; Bellini 09, i/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 02, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.7 x 15.2 cm (8 9/16 x 6 in.) Platemark: 21.4 x 14.8 cm (8 7/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.248

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Upper right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 2208); verso, top left, in pen and gray ink, the inscription "Richard Ford / C. Maratti / Proof"; verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 2208); Jan Johnson Old Master and Modern Prints, Inc., Montreal; from whom purchased June 10, 1981

Credit Line

Francis Welch Fund