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The Sacrifice of Cain

early 16th century
School of Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XV.008.003; Passavant (anonymous followers of Marcantonio) 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 32.2 cm (9 3/8 x 12 11/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B2497

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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