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The Virgin and Child with SS Francis and Jerome

about 1720-1725
Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 29, indeterminate state (the print is trimmed around the semi-circular borderline at the top)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.5 x 9.9 cm (7 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)(trimmed to the black line-block borderline all around, including to the semi-circular borderline at the top)

Accession Number

P1717

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in gray-green and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); verso of backing sheet, bottom center, in pen and black ink, an unidentified mark (Lugt 1226b)(probably nineteenth-century Italian, according to Lugt); verso of backing sheet, bottom right, stamped in gray ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, Havana, New York (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso of backing sheet, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); an unidentified collector (Lugt 1226b); Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, Havana, New York (Lugt 2020); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund