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The Infant Christ and the Young St. John the Baptist

about 1605–13
Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 13; Birke 27, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 27, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.7 x 18.2 cm (5 x 7 3/16 in.) Platemark: 12 x 17.3 cm (4 3/4 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

B3174

Medium or Technique

Etching, with a few burin strokes

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