User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Massacre of the Innocents

Marks

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Le Massacre des innocents

early 17th–mid 18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 6 (enlarged copy in reverse); Lieure 427 (copy in reverse, possibly Copy 3, although Lieure does not mention that copy as being in reverse)

Accession Number

P19509

Medium or Technique

Etching

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints