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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

about 1641
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0016, indeterminate state

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.7 x 12.8 cm (3 1/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1178

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed at or within platemark, including at bottom, where the margin is missing, making the state indeterminate

Markings

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