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Bust of Antonio Canova

1805
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Antonio d'Este (Italian, active c.1800-1805)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 030, iii/iii, but without Morghen's stamp; Apell 85, iii/iii, but without Morghen's stamp; Le Blanc 125, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.8 x 35.5 cm (18 1/16 x 14 in.) Platemark: 20.1 x 15.4 cm (7 15/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M1531

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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