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The Virgin and Child

about 1740-1760
Possibly by Joseph (Giuseppe) Wagner (German, worked in Venice, 1706-1780)


Catalogue Raisonné

possibly Le Blanc 22 or 23

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 18.3 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/16 in.) Platemark: 24.7 x 18 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14313

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, "appresso G. Wagner S. Lio Venezia."

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund