St. Thecla Praying for the End of the Plague in the City of Este

1760-1761
Lorenzo Baldissera Tiepolo (Italian, 1736–before 1776), After Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Knox; Rizzi (1970) 220, ii/ii; Rizzi (1971) 224, ii/ii; de Vesme 3, ii/ii; Succi (1988) 6, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 76 x 52.2 cm (29 15/16 x 20 9/16 in.) Platemark: 70.2 x 40.1 cm (27 5/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.468

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

After the painting in the Duomo Abbaziale Basilica Santuario di Santa Tecla, in Este, near Padua

Markings

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

Provenance

Johann Nepomuk Ernst Harrach, Vienna (1756-1829)(cf. Lugt 1282); Galerie Bassenge, Berlin, anonymous seller, May 26, 2011, lot 5387; to James A. Bergquist, Newton, Massachusetts; from whom purchased September 26, 2012

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard