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Allegory of a Cardinal

late 16th–early 17th century
Francesco Villamena (Italian, 1566–1624)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagler 52; Le Blanc 59 (?)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 x 36 cm (12 1/4 x 14 3/16 in.) Platemark: 30.4 x 35.1 cm (11 15/16 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

B3614

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso of backing sheet, lower 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