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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

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Recto, bottom left, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); recto, lower right (under the inscription), stamped in black ink, the mark of George Hibbert, London (1757-1837)(Lugt 2849); verso, top right, in pen and black ink, the mark of John Barnard, London (d.1784)(Lugt 1419); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


John Barnard, London (d. 1784)(Lugt 1419); George Hibbert, London (1757-1837)(Lugt 2849); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 069; Massari 135, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 69, i/ii


Sheet: 32.5 x 44.1 cm (12 13/16 x 17 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

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Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving


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