Requires Photography

The Virgin and Child with St. Catherine

1620
Giovanni Battista Mercati (Italian, about 1600–after 1641), After Correggio (Antonio Allegri) (Italian (Parmese), about 1489–1534)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 03; Illustrated Bartsch 03

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.9 x 24.3 cm (12 3/16 x 9 9/16 in.) Platemark: 30.8 x 24.2 cm (12 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P13884

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (middle of the 19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (middle of the 19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund