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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 06 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 06 (copy in reverse); Bellini 30, possibly Copy I (see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 27.9 cm (7 5/8 x 11 in.)(vertical dimension of plate is 18.9 cm; sheet is trimmed within platemark on sides)

Accession Number

B807

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left, 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