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The Holy Family with a Palm Frond

1639 or after
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, Copied after Laurent de La Hyre (French, 1606–1656)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 06 (copy in reverse); IFF 6 (copy in reverse); Le Blanc 3 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.2 × 21.5 cm (11 1/2 × 8 7/16 in.) Platemark: 27 × 19.2 cm (10 5/8 × 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1893

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock