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Holy Family with St. Elizabeth and the Infant St. John the Baptist
Holy Family with St. Elizabeth and the Infant St. John the Baptist
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Date:
18th–19th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Black Crayon Under Pen And Two Tones Of Brown Ink (iron Gall?) With Gray Wash And White Chalk On Cream Laid Paper Affixed To Paper Backing
Dimensions:
Sheet: 317 x 253 mm (12 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell, no. 7; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach; gift to AFGA.

Accession Number:
1963.24.334
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-20
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

THE HOLY FAMILY WITH ST. ANNE AND ST. JOHN, angelic Mary figure with glowing aura sits with babe on one knee while she reaches her hand toward another infant at her feet, St. John looks lovingly over Mary’s shoulder at infants, St. Anne kneels beside Mary and gazes at child in her arms, a lamb sits near by.