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The Birth of the Virgin

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 01; Bellini 06, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 01, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.8 x 15.1 cm (8 9/16 x 5 15/16 in.) Platemark: 21.4 x 14.6 cm (8 7/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P13972

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund