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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: 16.7 x 12.4 cm (6 9/16 x 4 7/8 in.) Platemark: 16.1 x 12 cm (6 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

B758

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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 (1826-1899), Boston, Paris; his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock