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An Ostrich Hunt

1598
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1111

Dimensions

Sheet: 10 x 14.3 cm (3 15/16 x 5 5/8 in.) Platemark: 9.8 x 14 cm (3 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P13866.4

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, in pen and brown ink, an unidentified name; verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund