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Allegory of the Foglia River with the Coat of Arms of Pesaro

1639
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 35; Illustrated Bartsch 35; Bellini 27, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.2 x 9 cm (5 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.) Platemark: 13.9 x 8.4 cm (5 1/2 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13936

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, upper center, in pen and gray ink, "25 May [undecipherable] 1819"

Markings

Verso, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th century)(Lugt 1425); verso, lower center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th century)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund