Requires Photography

The Holy Family Passing a Broken Statue

The Episode of the Falling Idol

about 1750-1753
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727–1804)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 109, i/ii, before the number; Rizzi 88; de Vesme 22

Dimensions

Sheet: 18 x 23.7 cm (7 1/16 x 9 5/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B3495.10

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock