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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

17th century
Unidentified artist, 17th century, Possibly after Jean LeClerc (French, 1587 or 1588–1633), Possibly after Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish (active in Italy), 1591–1652), After Carlo Saraceni (Italian (Venetian), about 1579–1620)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil (Jean Le Clerc) 1 (copy in reverse); Bartsch (Ribera) unnumbered "pièce douteuse" (copy in reverse); Brown (Ribera)(1989) 20 (rejected attribution), Copy

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.9 x 22.5 cm (11 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B4014

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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