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St. Joseph Holding the Christ Child

1812
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), After Raffaele Albertolli (Swiss, active in Italy, 1770–1812), After Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 10 (Apell describes only one state, "Vor der Schrift"; this impression has the inscription below the image, "Guido Reni dip. ~~ G.pe Longhi inc."); Le Blanc 08

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.2 x 21.5 cm (11 1/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Platemark: 17.4 x 12.2 cm (6 7/8 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14132

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund