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Antique Torso

Thought to be by Jan van Bisschop (Netherlandish, 1628–1671)


Dimensions

Platemark: 19.7 x 12 cm (7 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.) Sheet: 20.1 x 12.4 cm (7 15/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8981

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, verso, center: Bisschop (?)

Signed

not signed

Markings

Verso, Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 8981

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York [Lugt 1309]; 1897, purchased through the Harvey D. Parker Fund [Lugt 1870] by the MFA. (Accession date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund