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A Sibyl

late 17th–early 18th century
Giuseppe Maria Moretti (Italian, 1659–1746)


Catalogue Raisonné

Print not listed in Nagler or Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 34 x 24.3 cm (13 3/8 x 9 9/16 in.) Block: 33.7 x 23.8 cm (13 1/4 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.620

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in dark green and orange-brown (a second borderline in gold ink has been added just outside the original borderline)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen