The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

1655–65
Elisabetta Sirani (Italian, 1638–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 05; Illustrated Bartsch 5

Dimensions

Sheet: 17 x 18.3 cm (6 11/16 x 7 3/16 in.) Platemark: 16.9 x 18.1 cm (6 5/8 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P3933

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in gray-violet ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund