The Virgin and Child

about 1630-1660
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 012, ii/iii; Le Blanc 26; Montaiglon 12

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.5 × 33.9 cm (8 7/8 × 13 3/8 in.)(trimmed irregularly within the platemark)

Accession Number

B2624

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-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 June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock