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

La Madonna del Velo

about 1520-1534
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), and Paolo Toschi (Italian, 1788–1854)

Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 08, iii/iii; Le Blanc 7, ii/iii; Beraldi, vol. 9, p. 189


Sheet: 68.3 x 52.7 cm (26 7/8 x 20 3/4 in.) Platemark: 47.5 x 35.6 cm (18 11/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Recto, lower right, the blindstamp of Giuseppe Longhi, Milan (1766-1831)(Lugt 4544); verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund