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Bust of Socrates

1808
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), After Giuseppe Bossi (Italian, 1777-1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 46, only state; Le Blanc 41

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.5 x 21.3 cm (12 13/16 x 8 3/8 in.)(with 9 mm margin at the bottom; trimmed within the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

P14142

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund