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Frontispiece to Set of Battle Scenes

about 1598
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

This frontispiece to the set of Battle Scenes (I), Bartsch 828-837, is not numbered by Bartsch

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.1 x 24.6 cm (5 15/16 x 9 11/16 in.) Platemark: 10 x 21.3 cm (3 15/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.637

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

R.E. Lewis, Inc., San Francisco; from whom purchased November 20, 1991

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis