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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: 53.7 x 97.8 cm (21 1/8 x 38 1/2 in.)(trimmed irregularly on the platemark)

Accession Number

M6436

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Charles Callahan Perkins, Boston (1823-1886); by descent to his children; their gift to the MFA April 9, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of C. C. Perkins