Requires Photography

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

1590s
Orazio Farinati (Italian, 1559–after 1616), After Paolo Farinati (Italian, 1524–1606)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4; Albricci 4, i/iii (actually could be considered an intermediate state between i/iii and ii/iii; there are guidelines in the lower right corner for the publisher's name, but the name itself has not yet been added)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 27.6 cm (6 1/2 x 10 7/8 in.) Platemark: 16.4 x 27.5 cm (6 7/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13754

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper right, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811); verso, right center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund