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The Holy Family Fed by Angels

about 1642–44
Pietro Testa (Italian, 1612–1650)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 12; Bellini 27, i/ii; Cropper 94, i/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 12, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 31.6 cm (9 3/4 x 12 7/16 in.) Platemark: 24.2 x 30.8 cm (9 1/2 x 12 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1971.73

Medium or Technique

Etching, with touches of drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Paul Prouté S.A. Archives, Paris; from whom purchased March 10, 1971

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis