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A Standing Philosopher, a Seated Soldier, and Another Man

about 1743
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 37, i/ii or ii/ii (?)(the illustration of this print in Knox, which is described as a second state, has no number); Rizzi 34, i/ii ("before the number"); de Vesme 8, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 x 30.9 cm (9 1/8 x 12 3/16 in.) Platemark: 13.4 x 17.5 cm (5 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M9796

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in gray-brown ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); his sale, New York, American Art Association, May 10-11, 1894, lot 2043; purchased there by MFA

Credit Line

Museum purchase