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

1516
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.056.051; Passavant 19, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 17.5 cm (10 x 6 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

43.1385

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Both Bartsch and Passavant describe this print as being dated 1518 in the plate. This impression, however, is dated 1516.

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of James Reiss, Manchester and London (1812-1899)(Lugt 1522); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

T. Jefferson Coolidge; by descent to his son Amory Coolidge, Boston; his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge