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The Crucifixion

late 18th–early 19th century
In the manner of Pietro Bettelini (Italian, 1763–1828), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not listed in Le Blanc, Meyer, or Apell under Bettelini, and therefore probably not by him, although very much in his style

Dimensions

Sheet: 68.9 x 51.4 cm (27 1/8 x 20 1/4 in.) Platemark: 61.3 x 47.6 cm (24 1/8 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M6667

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Proof impression before any inscriptions

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

The Children of Charles C. Perkins, Boston (1823-1886); their gift to the MFA April 9, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of C. C. Perkins