Requires Photography

Augustus and the Tiburtine Sibyl

late 18th–early 19th century
Francesco Rosaspina (Italian, 1762–1841), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Posibly from Nagler 45 and Le Blanc 57

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.7 x 31.6 cm (17 3/16 x 12 7/16 in.) Platemark: 38 x 27.1 cm (14 15/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.626

Medium or Technique

Etching, soft-ground etching, and aquatint printed in brick red and gray-green

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen