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Aurora

about 1770-1790
Giovanni Volpato (Italian, 1740-1803), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812), After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian (Bolognese), 1591–1666)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 020, ii/iii; Apell 24, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 75.6 x 111.2 cm (29 3/4 x 43 3/4 in.) Platemark: 52.2 x 92.5 cm (20 9/16 x 36 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M1619

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, lower right, the blindstamp of the Calcografia di Roma (Lugt 426e); verso, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales