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Head of an Old Man

1630s
Guido Reni (Italian, 1575–1642)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 22; Birke 36, only state; Illustrated Bartsch 36, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.1 x 4.7 cm (4 x 1 7/8 in.) Platemark: 9.1 x 3.7 cm (3 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13828

Medium or Technique

Etching with engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund