The Flight into Egypt

about 1640-1655
Sébastien Bourdon (French, 1616–1671)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 17, iii/iii; Ponsonailhe 17, iii/iii; IFF 17; Le Blanc 17, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.1 x 22.3 cm (10 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.) Platemark: 22.5 x 19 cm (8 7/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P4362

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, and verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower right-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