The Virgin and Child

1630
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.053.7; Takahatake 7, i/ii, Variant b

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.6 x 15.3 cm (8 1/8 x 6 in.) Image (borderline): 20.3 x 15.1 cm (8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

K32

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in red-brown, dark red-brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Undescribed state lacking inscription at left; with hatching in the four corners outside the oval; with inscription “BART.CORIOLANUS.FECIT … BONONIAE ANNO 1630” at bottom

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581); verso, bottom right, the same mark

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler