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The Guardian Angel

about 1640–55
Giulio Carpioni (Italian, 1613–1679)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 09; Illustrated Bartsch 09; Bellini (Cantarini) 29, Copy C(2)(see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.8 x 13.5 cm (7 13/16 x 5 5/16 in.)(trimmed within platemark)

Accession Number

65.949

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, in red ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282a)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard