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Head of the Virgin

1796
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, 1452–1519), Published by John Chamberlaine (English, 1745–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme/Calabi 2086, ii/ii; Tuer 680

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.2 x 39.9 cm (20 15/16 x 15 11/16 in.) Platemark: 25.4 x 20.1 cm (10 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

B379

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving, printed in brown ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock