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The Madonna of the Pillow

about 1600
Francesco Brizio (Italian, 1574–1623), After Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (works wrongly attributed to Annibale Carracci) 04, only state; De Grazia Bohlin (prints not by Annibale Carracci) R03, iii/iii; Illustrated Bartsch (Annibale Carracci, rejected attributions) 28, iii/iii; Illustrated Bartsch (Brizio) 47, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 16 x 11.7 cm (6 5/16 x 4 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P3878

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund