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Bust of an Old Man

early 17th century
Formerly attributed to Agostino Carracci (Italian, 1557–1602), Possibly by Luca Ciamberlano (Italian, active 1599–1641)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 155; Bohlin 223 (questionable attribution); Illustrated Bartsch 229x (questionable attribution)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 x 9.9 cm (4 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1593

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

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Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in dark gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso of backing sheet, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); 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