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The Holy Family with the Infant St. John the Baptist

about 1642
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 15; Illustrated Bartsch 15; Bellini 34, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 9.4 cm (5 1/8 x 3 11/16 in.) Platemark: 12.8 x 9.1 cm (5 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

B810

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower 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 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock