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A Man with a Mustache

about 1757
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727–1804), After Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 159, ii/ii; Rizzi 178, ii/ii; de Vesme 134 (see Note)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 16.1 cm (9 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.) Platemark: 13 x 11 cm (5 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.972

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression, with the number “18”, whose platemark measures 130 x 110 mm, was taken after the plate had the blank margins at the right and the bottom trimmed off. Another impression in the collection, before the number, 56.157, has the margins, and measures 143 x 116 mm.

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Craddock & Barnard, London; from whom purchased September 9, 1954

Credit Line

George R. Nutter Fund