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An Old Woman Approaching the Grave

1528
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.340.457; Passavant 104

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.9 x 8.5 cm (5 1/16 x 3 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1265

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression does not have the date “1528” at the top of the plate described by Bartsch, and seen in the impression from the Rijksmuseum illustrated in The Illustrated Bartsch. It appears to have been abraded out.

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund