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The Good Samaritan

1861
Rodolphe Bresdin (French, 1822–1885)


Catalogue Raisonné

Van Gelder 100 iii/iii; Préaud 29; Neumann 49

Dimensions

Image: 57.1 x 44.3 cm (22 1/2 x 17 7/16 in.) Sheet: 68.9 x 53.5 cm (27 1/8 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.74

Medium or Technique

Pen lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

In stone lower left [in reverse] "Rodolphe Bresdin 1861"; on hind leg of camel, monogrammed "BR"; on horseman's shield just to right of camel "BR"

Provenance

By 1955, W. G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1960, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: February 11, 1960)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen