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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, eighteenth century
Giovanni Guercino, 1591–1666, Italian
Title:
The Holy Family
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 5/8 × 11 5/8 inches (39.7 × 29.5 cm), Plate: 14 3/4 × 10 7/8 inches (37.5 × 27.6 cm), and Image: 13 7/8 × 10 7/8 inches (35.2 × 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "The Holy Family"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "172"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.806
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bald | boys | camel hair | Christianity | family | father | headscarf | Holy Family with John the Baptist (as child) | infant | kissing | kneeling | mother | religious and mythological subject | saints | sitting | staff | worship
Associated People:
John the Baptist (c. 6 BC–c. AD 36)
The Virgin Mary
Jesus
Joseph
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22499
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