Requires Photography

Dido Seated

about 1757-1765


Catalogue Raisonné

Probably from Ravà 282-392 (Illustrations to the Works of Virgil); not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 11.3 cm (6 x 4 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P14301

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund