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The Holy Family with 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 11 (copy, mentioned by Bartsch); Illustrated Bartsch 11 (copy); Bellini 8, Copy A(2)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.6 x 22.7 cm (6 9/16 x 8 15/16 in.)(trimmed on platemark)

Accession Number

P13912

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper right-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1843)(Lugt 2133)(initials only); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Franz Rechberger, Vienna (1771-1843)(Lugt 2133)(initials only); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund