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The Circumcision

about 1790-1795
Francesco Novelli (Italian, 1767-1836), After Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

from Le Blanc 53

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 x 6.6 cm (3 5/8 x 2 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B2871

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, bottom 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 June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock