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Cloelia Crossing the Tiber

mid–1540s
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574), After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, about 1497–about 1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 083, i/ii; Massari 73, i/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 83, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.8 x 43.3 cm (11 3/4 x 17 1/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1360

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left-center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund