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The Rescue of the Infant Oedipus

1663
Salvator Rosa (Italian, 1615–1673)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 08; Wallace 116, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 8. ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 74.3 x 48.5 cm (29 1/4 x 19 1/8 in.) Platemark: 73.8 x 48.3 cm (29 1/16 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

K2224

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, in pen and black ink, "S.R. Koehler"; verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler