Requires Photography

A Man and a Woman Embracing

1773
Domenico Cunego (Italian, 1727–1803), After Giorgione (Italian, about 1477–1510)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 37

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.3 x 27.6 cm (14 11/16 x 10 7/8 in.) Platemark: 24.4 x 17.4 cm (9 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B1125

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, top right, "20"; engraved in the plate, bottom margin, "Giorgione pinxit Dom. Cunego sculpsit 1773. / Ex Tabula Romae in Aedibus Burghesianis asservata"

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock