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Ornament Print with Cross in Blackwork

1614 or after
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, Copied after Jacques Hurtu (French, active about 1614–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, vol. 1, p. 40, no. 17 (copy); from IFF 1 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.7 × 7 cm (3 13/16 × 2 3/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

27.1201

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is a copy of 29.1876; it has no number in the lower right corner, and the plate corners are square rather than beveled.

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

George Peabody Gardner, Boston (1855-1939); his gift to the MFA March 1, 1927

Credit Line

Gift of George P. Gardner