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A Woman Examining an Armillary Sphere

about 1530
Monogrammist F P (Italian, 16th century), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 20

Dimensions

Sheet: 11 x 8 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.) Platemark: 10.8 x 7.8 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13737

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, in pen and black ink, the mark of Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937), 1821; verso, top center, in pencil, the mark of Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846)(Lugt 811), 1815; verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Thomas Thane, London (1782-1846), 1815; Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937), 1821; 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