Requires Photography

Air (from The Four Elements)

about 1640–55
Giulio Carpioni (Italian, 1613–1679)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 15; Illustrated Bartsch 15, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 x 16.6 cm (4 1/2 x 6 9/16 in.) Platemark: 11 x 16 cm (4 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.696

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (not in Lugt); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (mark not in Lugt); P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 19, 1962

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard