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The Virgin and Child Seated in Ruins

1659
Claude Mellan (French, 1598–1688)


Catalogue Raisonné

IFF 011, only state; Le Blanc 29; Montaiglon 11

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.3 × 37.8 cm (12 11/16 × 14 7/8 in.) Platemark: 32.1 × 37.5 cm (12 5/8 × 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M17669

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection [Gardner Brewer (b. 1806-d. 1874), Boston]; Mrs. Arthur Croft [Caroline A. Brewer] (d. 1898); 1898, her bequest to the MFA (Accession Date: January 1, 1902)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection