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The Guardian Angel

about 1640
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 28; Illustrated Bartsch 28; Bellini 29, only state (Bellini mentiones this impression (p. 123) as an impression of his Copy D (a copy in reverse), but it is in fact an impression of Cantarini's original)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 12.9 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/16 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark)

Accession Number

53.2395

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Mrs. Charles E. Milmine, Lakeville, Connecticut; by whom given to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Milmine