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A Sacrifice to Cupid

1792
Unidentified artist, 18th century, Copied after Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 0395 (copy in reverse); Tuer 1395 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.3 x 25 cm (8 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10633

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

Not On View

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Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund