Frontispiece to the Figurine Series

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 25; Wallace 6, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 26, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.8 x 10.6 cm (6 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.) Platemark: 14.4 x 9.4 cm (5 11/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.127

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed below the bottom platemark, in pen and brown ink, "J Peeters Pbter canonicus Rothnacens"

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