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St. John the Baptist Preaching in the Desert

about 1630-1670
Henri Mauperché (French, 1602–1686)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil (vol. 11, p. 200) 24, ii/ii; Le Blanc 26

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.6 × 26.5 cm (7 5/16 × 10 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

63.1313

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark ("C.N.BACO") (Lugt.4388); verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

C. N. Baco (Lugt 4388); P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard