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The Virgin Nursing the Christ Child

late 16th–early 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian (Italian), Copied after Lodovico Carracci (Italian, 1555–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1, Copy A; Bohlin 2, Copy 1; Illustrated Bartsch 2, Copy 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 13.2 cm (6 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.) Platemark: 15.3 x 11.8 cm (6 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P3939

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Baron Henri de Triqueti, Paris (1802-1874)(Lugt 1304); verso, bottom center, 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

Baron Henri de Triqueti, Paris (1802-1874)(Lugt 1304); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund