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An Astrologer and a Young Soldier

about 1743
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 35, only state; Rizzi 37, only state; de Vesme 11, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.4 x 30.8 cm (9 3/16 x 12 1/8 in.) Platemark: 13.5 x 17.3 cm (5 5/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M9787

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in gray-brown ink, the mark of Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Juan Jorge (John J.) Peoli, New York, Havana (1825-1893)(Lugt 2020); his sale, New York, American Art Association, May 10-11, 1894, lot 2041; purchased there by MFA

Credit Line

Museum purchase