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A Mother Looking at Her Sleeping Child (Illustration to "L'Amico dei fanciulli")

1788
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Johann Heinrich Ramberg (German, 1763–1840), Published by George Ernst (English, active about 1788–1789)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 1681, iii/iii; Tuer 518

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 12.7 cm (7 3/4 x 5 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10549

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, N.Y.; date acquired: 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund