The Vision of St. Francis in the Chapel

Federico Barocci (Italian, about 1535–1612)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4; Meyer 4, i/iii


Sheet: 53.4 x 32 cm (21 x 12 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Verso, lower left-center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1668; verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Julian Marshall, London (1836-1903)(Lugt 1494); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)


Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1668; Julian Marshall, London (1836-1903)(Lugt 1494); William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1965, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 15, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen