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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

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Inscription

Latin inscription at bottom, "Matris ut amplexus..."

Marks

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Rest on the Flight to Egypt

mid 17th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 06 (copy in reverse); Illustrated Bartsch 06 (copy in reverse); Bellini 30 (copy in reverse, but not one of the copies described by him)

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 29.5 cm (7 15/16 x 11 5/8 in.)(Trimmed within platemark at bottom)

Accession Number

B808

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