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A Soldier Striking a Man

About 1515–20
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), Possibly after Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian (Florentine), 1475–1564)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.336.448; Passavant 98

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.7 x 7.9 cm (4 5/8 x 3 1/8 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1263

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of François Debois, Paris (died c.1845?)(Lugt 985), 1838; verso of backing sheet, bottom center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Emile-Louis Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); verso of backing sheet, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

François Debois, Paris (died c.1845?)(Lugt 985); Emile-Louis Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund