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Holy Family with the Virgin Reading
Holy Family with the Virgin Reading
Artist:
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
21.2 x 14.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLL in the plate:Carpioni Veneto/ fe.;
Provenance:Gerda Bassenge 29, no. 48 30 April 1977; M.S. Sopher (his stamp verso LR);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue, no. 120 asThe Holy Family with the Virgin Reading a Book;
Horizontal crease with losses across center, primarily visible from verso. Sheet darkened;

Accession Number:
1995.124.10
Acquisition Date:
1995-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Virgin seated with her back against a column, holding a book and reading to the child on her lap, Joseph standing in the background and listening