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A Winged Genius Blowing a Trumpet

after 1628
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), Copied after Cherubino Alberti (Italian, 1553–1615)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 141 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.4 x 15.3 cm (9 3/16 x 6 in.)(c. 1-2 mm margins at the top, right, and bottom; trimmed within the platemark at left)

Accession Number

B235

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, the number "3"

Markings

Verso, upper left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, upper left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock