The Virgin Appearing to St. Jerome

1588
Agostino Carracci (Italian, 1557–1602), After Jacopo Tintoretto (Jacopo Robusti) (Italian (Venetian), about 1518–1594)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 76; Bohlin 146, ii/iv; Illustrated Bartsch 153, ii/v

Dimensions

Platemark: 42.2 x 30 cm (16 5/8 x 11 13/16 in.) Sheet: 42.7 x 30.5 cm (16 13/16 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

P1601

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680)(Lugt 2092); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

By 1680, Sir Peter Lely, London (b. 1618 - d. 1680; Lugt 2092); Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1].

NOTES:
[1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund