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The Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise

late 16th–early 17th century
Cherubino Alberti (Italian, 1553–1615), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, about 1497–about 1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 002; Meyer 002, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 17.3 cm (9 3/4 x 6 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark on all four sides)

Accession Number

B223

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock