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St. Irene Tending the Wounds of St. Sebastian

about 1790-1820
Giovanni Vendramini (Italian, 1769–1839), After Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish (active in Italy), 1591–1652)

Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc (as Francesco Vendramini) 5; Apell (as Francesco Vendramini) 3, a state before i/ii


Sheet: 62.3 x 45 cm (24 1/2 x 17 11/16 in.) Platemark: 56.8 x 40.2 cm (22 3/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Although this print is catalogued by Le Blanc and Apell as by Francesco Vendramini, it is signed “I. Vendramini.”


Inscribed in the plate, in scratch letters, below the image, left, "Ribeira Pmn", and right, "Down [sic] & Engraved by I. Vendramini"


Recto, bottom left, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309, 1310); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund