The Virgin and Child with the Infant St. John the Baptist

1647
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, 1599–1676), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.061.20, ii/ii; Takahatake 10, Variant a, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.7 x 16.4 cm (7 3/8 x 6 7/16 in.) Image (borderline): 17.8 x 15.3 cm (7 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

1975.586

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut on bluish paper, printed from two blocks in tan and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In block, l.l.: G.R.In./B.C./Eq./F./1647

Markings

Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Collection (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen