Requires Photography

Equestrian Portrait of Ottavio Farnese

mid 16th–late 16th century
Cristofano Bertelli (Italian, born 1526)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meyer 7; Le Blanc 7; Nagler, Künstler-Lexicon, I, p. 464

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.2 x 26.6 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/2 in.) Platemark: 36.5 x 26 cm (14 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P1557

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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