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The Holy Family with St. Elizabeth and the Infant St. John the Baptist

mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 09 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 09 (copy in reverse); Bellini 11 (copy in reverse)(see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.7 x 18 cm (5 x 7 1/16 in.)(trimmed within platemark)

Accession Number

P14514.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Lower left corner, etched in the plate, "Simone da Pesaro in."

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund