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The Holy Family with the Infant St. John the Baptist

about 1740-1760
Possibly by Joseph (Giuseppe) Wagner (German, worked in Venice, 1706-1780), After Anton Domenico Gabbiani (Italian, 1652–1726)


Catalogue Raisonné

cf. Le Blanc 30 (which is described as an oval)

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 22.9 cm (11 5/8 x 9 in.) Platemark: 26 x 20.6 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

K4836

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler