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The Virgin with Saints John the Baptist and Lucy
The Virgin with Saints John the Baptist and Lucy
Date:
early 16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
15.4 x 11.8 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLR in the plate: Vespasiano Strada i.f.;
ILL in the plate: NVA formis;
Provenance:
UR recto: blind stamp of T. Chutterbuck, London, 1775-1837 (L. 2424);
R.E.Lewis, Inc. June 1975;
LR verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 6);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 6

Accession Number:
1985.1.471
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

St. Lucy and St. Joseph flank the Virgin, seated with the Christ child in her lap, holding a dove. She encircles the infant John, holding a bird, in one arm and a dove in the other.