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The Christ Child Slaying a Serpent with the Cross

1672
François Chauveau (French, 1613–1676)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 15; not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.8 x 15.3 cm (4 5/8 x 6 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4532

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, 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