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A Winged Genius on a Cloud (Tailpiece to Canto III of "The Gardens")

1798
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 1706, iii/iii; Tuer 344

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.2 x 21.7 cm (11 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)(with 4-8 mm margin at the right and 36-38 mm at the bottom; trimmed within the platemark at the top and left)

Accession Number

P10537

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund