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Count Ugolino della Gherardesca and His Sons Left to Starve in Prison

about 1814-1825
Pietro Bettelini (Italian, 1763–1828), After Luigi Sabatelli (Italian, 1772–1850), Published by Luigi Bardi (Italian, active 1811 - 1843)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 42; Meyer 71; Apell 30

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.9 x 40.6 cm (21 5/8 x 16 in.) Platemark: 33.2 x 23 cm (13 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14158

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper right-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