The Rescue of the Infant Oedipus

1663
Salvator Rosa (Italian, 1615–1673)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 08; Wallace 116, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 8, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 74.5 x 50.9 cm (29 5/16 x 20 1/16 in.) Platemark: 72 x 47.4 cm (28 3/8 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1970.91

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Thomas Bodkin, Dublin, Manchester (1887-1961); P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased March 11, 1970

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard