Galatea

1650–57
Bartolommeo Biscaino (Italian, 1632–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 40; Illustrated Bartsch 40, ii/ii

Dimensions

Platemark: 25.1 x 21.1 cm (9 7/8 x 8 5/16 in.) Platemark: 25 x 20.8 cm (9 13/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.463

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

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; purchased from them in 1976 by Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA (1916-2001); her bequest to the MFA October 23, 2002

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre