Caricature of Nicola Zabbaglia

1764
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778), After Pier Leone Ghezzi (Italian, 1674–1755)


Catalogue Raisonné

Focillon 986

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.3 x 22.6 cm (13 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Platemark: 29.8 x 19.8 cm (11 3/4 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1714

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, in pencil, Colnaghi stock number C32704; verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Philip Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1898-1984); his gift to the MFA December 8, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, May 15, 1952