Requires Photography

Virgin and Child

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 8

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 11.6 cm (6 7/8 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7417

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, beneath image:
Virgo mortali quem cernit lumine natum.
Hune oculis mentis detegit esse Deum.
Depositag omni prorsus ratione parentis
Divino illius numen honore colit.

Abrahamus Bloemaert inve. C. Bloemaert sculp. cu. privil. Regis Christ.mi.

Signed

signed

Markings

No watermark
Lugt 1309 (Henry F. Sewall, about 1895, New York)
Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 7417

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897 (Lugt 1870).

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund