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The Virgin and Child

1539
Giovanni Battista Scultori (Italian, 1503–1575)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1; Albricci 1, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.8 x 7 cm (3 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.) Platemark: 8.8 x 6.1 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1995

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (Lugt 971); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony, Dresden (b. 1797 - d. 1854; November, 1929, gift of Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Magnolia, Massachusetts, to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Coolidge