Requires Photography

The Virgin of the Palm Tree

mid 16th century
Copied after Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.069.062, Copy B; Passavant 25 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.4 x 17 cm (9 5/8 x 6 11/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P14447

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, bottom left, in pen and black ink, the mark of Fountaine Walker, Inverness (late 19th cent.)(Lugt 2545); verso of backing sheet, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Fountaine Walker, Inverness (late 19th cent.)(Lugt 2545); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund