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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 03 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 03 (copy in reverse); Bellini 23 (copy in reverse)(see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.6 x 17.3 cm (8 1/2 x 6 13/16 in.)(trimmed within platemark)

Accession Number

B3999

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Lower left margin, in pen and gray ink, "L. Da Reggio[?]"

Markings

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

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

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock