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A Young Man Looking at a Sleeping Woman

(John Pomfret: Then he expos'd the lovely sleeping maid...)

1808
Giovanni Vendramini (Italian, 1769–1839), After Henry Singleton (English, 1766–1839), Published by John Sharpe (English, active 1803-1829)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Apell or Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.5 x 9.3 cm (5 5/16 x 3 11/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M6800

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Book illustration

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Walter Rowlands, Allston, Massachusetts; his gift to the MFA June 26, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Walter Rowlands