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A Philosopher in His Study

A Philosopher in Contemplation

Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), and Paolo Caronni (Italian, 1779–1842), After Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 23, iii/iii; Le Blanc 43; Beraldi, vol. 9, p. 189

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.3 x 48.2 cm (14 11/16 x 19 in.) Platemark: 29 x 35.5 cm (11 7/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

M16040

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Wheelwright Gift (Lugt 2563); verso, lower center, stamped in rose pink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Edward Wheelwright, Boston (1824-1900), and Isaphene Moore Luyster Wheelwright (died c. 1908); their gift to the MFA December 1, 1900

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Wheelwright