The Holy Family with John the Baptist


Stipple engraving after painting by Johann Rottenhamer once in the Cabinet at Houghton. Now in Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1. Impressions of this print were mistakenly included in both volumes of Marsh's set. The more typical location of the print was in vol. 2 according to the order given in the checklist of the contents of the Houghton Gallery in Rubenstein (1991). For Marsh's other impression, removed from vol. 2, see 1978.0534.03.32.

Date Made: 1781

Publisher: Boydell, JohnEngraver: Michel, Jean BaptisteOriginal Artist: Rottenhammer, Hans

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

Subject: Holy Family


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Credit Line: Marsh Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1978.0534.02.76Accession Number: 1978.0534Catalog Number: 1978.0534.02.76

Object Name: stipple engravingprintengravingObject Type: Engraving

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 22.75 cm x 18 cm; 8 31/32 in x 7 3/32 inplate: 19.5 cm x 15.25 cm; 7 11/16 in x 6 in


Record Id: nmah_1694038

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