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Eight Figures from Raphael's School of Athens

late 17th–early 18th century
Giovanni Paolo Melchiori (Italian, 1664–1745), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagler 1; Le Blanc 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.8 x 19.7 cm (11 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark at bottom; thread margins on other three sides)

Accession Number

B2618.1

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock