Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Holy Family with Christ Child Stepping on Serpent

Artist:
Laurent de La Hyre (French, Paris 1606–1656 Paris)
Dedicatee:
Dedicated to Jean Balesdens (French, died 1675)
Publisher:
Published by Renato Guerineau
Date:
1639
Medium:
Etching; second state of two (Robert-Dumesnil)
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 1/16 x 16 3/8 in. (30.6 x 41.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.797.12
Not on view
Signature: On ground at left, "L. De La Hyre in et sculp 1639"

Inscription: Below center, "Ren. Guerineau excud. Cum Privilegio Regis"
Vendor: Christopher Mendez, London
Robert-Dumesnil I.79.4 ii/ii
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