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The Virgin and Child

About 1527–30
Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.3 x 5.8 cm (3 11/16 x 2 5/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

1973.236

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso, lower left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Charles Marochetti, Paris, London (1805-1867)(Lugt 392); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); Charles Marochetti, Paris, London (1805-1867)(Lugt 392); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA May 9, 1973

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen