Requires Photography

Figurina

Man Carrying a Book

About 1656–57
Salvator Rosa (Italian, 1615–1673)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 78; Wallace 78, only state; Illustrated Bartsch 98, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.5 x 10.4 cm (6 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.) Platemark: 14.3 x 9.2 cm (5 5/8 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1987.131

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Cobb Hurry (1789-1862)(purchased by him in Amsterdam, January 1816); Lino Mannocci, London; James A. Bergquist, Boston; from whom purchased March 25, 1987

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund