Requires Photography

The Virgin and Child

about 1650-1665
Charles Massé (French, 1631-after 1665), After Annibale Carracci (Italian (Bolognese), 1560–1609)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 79, ii/ii; Le Blanc 91, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.5 × 14.9 cm (8 1/16 × 5 7/8 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

B2549

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, in pen and gray ink, the mark of Naudet, Paris (active 1763-c. 1830)(Lugt 1937), 1795; verso, bottom left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, bottom left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Naudet, Paris (active 1763-1830)(Lugt 1937), 1795; William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock