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Christ and the Woman of Samaria: An Arched Print

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Cabinet Brentano-Birckenstock (founded 1765 by Johannn-Melchior Birckenstock (1738-1809), Vienna and Frankfurt, Lugt 345); sold following the death in 1869 of Antonia, Birckenstock's only daughter, wife of Franz Brentano, Frankfurt, Prestel, 16 May 1870 and following days, lot 1329; bought by Marseille Holloway (died about 1910, London, Lugt 1875); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 070; Hind 294 iv


Platemark: 12.9 x 16.1 cm (5 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.) Sheet: 13.6 x 17.1 cm (5 3/8 x 6 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint


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