The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

about 1639
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 02, after ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 02; Bellini 22, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.2 x 20.8 cm (12 11/16 x 8 3/16 in.) Platemark: 31.2 x 19.8 cm (12 5/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

B804

Medium or Technique

Etching with engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); verso, lower right-center, in pen and gray ink, the mark of Ernest-Théophile Devaulx, Paris (1831-1901), 1877 (Lugt 670); verso, lower 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

Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); Ernest-Théophile Devaulx, Paris (1831-1901), 1877 (Lugt 670); William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock