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The Madonna of the Swallow

La Madonna della Rondinella

1587
Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 8; Bohlin 9, only state; Illustrated Bartsch 9, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.5 x 12 cm (6 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

43.1367

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); verso, lower left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Jr., Boston (1863-1920)(Lugt 1429); verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna, Prague (1836-1909)(Lugt 2773); Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Boston (1863-1912)(Lugt 1429); by descent to Amory Coolidge; his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge