The Sudarium

1649
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 021, ii/ii; Le Blanc 33, ii/iii; Montaiglon 25

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.4 × 33.7 cm (17 7/8 × 13 1/4 in.) Platemark: 43.6 × 32.2 cm (17 3/16 × 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M12987

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 Kidder Gift (Lugt 1570); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Henry Purkett Kidder (1823-1886); by bequest to his wife, Elizabeth H. Kidder, and his sons, Charles A. Kidder, Henry T. Kidder, and Nathaniel T. Kidder; their gift to the MFA December 7, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder, Henry L. Kidder, Charles A. Kidder, and Nathaniel L. Kidder in memory of Henry P. Kidder