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An Emperor Meeting a Warrior

about 1520–1530
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), Possibly after Giovanni Francesco Penni (Italian, about 1488 to about 1529)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 196; Passavant 36, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.6 x 26.9 cm (16 x 10 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

43.1387

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Jr., Boston (1863-1920)(cf. Lugt 1429); by descent to Amory Coolidge; his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge