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Cupid Stringing His Bow

1763
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Lorenzo Lorenzi (Italian, active 1750-1780)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 0394, only state; Tuer 1440

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.8 x 24.8 cm (14 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.) Platemark: 30.3 x 19.1 cm (11 15/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P10643

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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