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Four Children Playing with Flowers

1780
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Giovanni Battista Cipriani (Italian (Florentine), 1727–1785, active in London), Published by Michel Angelo Pergolesi (Italian, active c. 1760-1801)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 2072, intermediate state between i/ii and ii/ii; from Tuer 710-712

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.5 x 31.5 cm (12 3/8 x 12 3/8 in.) Platemark: 29.1 x 29 cm (11 7/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.320

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Mrs. George H. Lyman, Sr., Boston; her bequest to the MFA April 14, 1955

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. George H. Lyman, Sr.