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The Flight into Egypt

Inscription

Graphite verso: "2 1/2"

Signed

In plate at bottom edge of light area to left of donkey "RodoPhe BresDin 1871"; on pot to left of Joseph "Bresdin 1781 [sic] / BR"

Provenance

By 1891, Samuel Putnam Avery (b. 1822 - d. 1904, see Lugt 41), New York; 1891, gift of S. P. Avery to the MFA. (Accession date: December 1, 1891)

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery

1871–80

Catalogue Raisonné

Van Gelder 138 ii/ii (etching); Préaud 54

Accession Number

M7994

Medium or Technique

Etching

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