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A Lion Hunt

about 1590
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1171 (a Calcografia di Roma reprinting of a later state with the Rossi address)

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.9 x 64.4 cm (18 7/16 x 25 3/8 in.) Platemark: 42.9 x 55.7 cm (16 7/8 x 21 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

K2211

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)Lugt 1581); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler