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

about 1641
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0009, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.3 x 12.7 cm (5 1/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

P14351

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within the platemark; the bottom is trimmed above the inscription that appears in the third state, but the tops of several letters are just visible

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); purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund