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The Nativity

Artist:
Francesco Giovane (Italian, 1611–1669)
Publisher:
Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi (Italian, Rome 1627–1691 Rome)
Artist:
After Carlo Maratti (Italian, Camerano 1625–1713 Rome)
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/4 x 15 3/8 in. (41.3 x 39 cm) plate: 14 15/16 x 14 3/16 in. (38 x 36 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.100.922
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Carolus Marattus Inven.
At lower left: Si stampano in Roma da Gio Iacomo de Rossi alla Pace
At lower right: Franciscus Iuuanis scul

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On recto at lower right: S,B'E (somewhat cut off)
Bartsch XXI.98.1 (copy as described); Le Blanc II.300.1
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