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

17th–mid 17th century
Anonymous, Italian, 17th century


Dimensions

Sheet: 22.4 x 18.3 cm (8 13/16 x 7 3/16 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark)

Accession Number

P3899

Medium or Technique

Etching with engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Henry F. Sewall, one of the owners of this print, considered it to be by Orazio Borgianni, which is almost certainly an incorrect attribution. (S.A. Bergquist 7-7-2008)

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, 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