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Christ Healing the Sick at the Pool of Bethesda

1517
Domenico Campagnola (Italian, 1500–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1; Hind 6, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 1, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.7 x 10 cm (5 x 3 15/16 in.)(trimmed on, or in places slightly within, the platemark)

Accession Number

M27587

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

On medium-thin laid paper; this impression seems to have been taken after the lower left corner of the plate was beveled off

Markings

Recto, bottom left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680)(Lugt 2092); recto, lower left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Prosper Henry Lankrink, London (1628-1692)(Lugt 2090); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

17th or 18th century, probably purchased by either Philip Herbert, 5th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1621 - d. 1668), or his son Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1656 - d. 1733), Wilton House; by descent to their heirs, including Reginald Herbert, 15th Earl of Pembroke (b. 1880 - d. 1960), who sold 16 albums that contained the print collection; July 5-6, 1917, Wilton House sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 46, purchased for £46 by the MFA . (Accession Date: October, 1917)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund