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The Martyrdom of St. Lucy

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 52, only state; Walch 16, only state; Worthen & Reed 29; Griffiths & Hartley 12; IFF 20; Robert-Dumesnil 15, i/ii; Meyer 15, i/ii; Le Blanc 20

Dimensions

Sheet: 54 x 41.6 cm (21 1/4 x 16 3/8 in.) Platemark: 46.2 x 35.4 cm (18 3/16 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

40.130

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund