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The Annunciation

about 1640-1655
Sébastien Bourdon (French, 1616–1671), Published by Louis Boissevin (French, c. 1610 - 1685)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 09, ii/ii; Ponsonailhe 9, ii/ii; IFF 9; Le Blanc 2, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 12.9 cm (6 1/2 x 5 1/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark; bottom margin with inscription trimmed off)

Accession Number

B706

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Amédée Faure, Paris (1801-1878)(Lugt 115); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Amédée Faure, Paris (1808-1878)(Lugt 115); William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock