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The Virgin Reading, with the Christ Child

Dominique Vivant Denon (French, 1747–1825), Copied after Marco Dente da Ravenna (about 1493–1527), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.054.048 (copy in reverse); Passavant (Marco Dente) 5 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 14.5 cm (7 9/16 x 5 11/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P14441

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund