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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

1795-1796
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Nicolas Poussin (French (active in Rome), 1594–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme/Calabi 0091, v/vi; Tuer 2006

Dimensions

Sheet: 63.2 x 45.3 cm (24 7/8 x 17 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M1694

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales