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The Infant St. John the Baptist

mid-17th century
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0023, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.9 x 8.4 cm (3 7/8 x 3 5/16 in.) Platemark: 8.6 x 6.9 cm (3 3/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1180

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, 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