Requires Photography

Hunters Driving Birds into Nets

early 17th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian), Or Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Copied after Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1052 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.7 x 13.8 cm (3 13/16 x 5 7/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

97.1131

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, top left-center, stamped in brown ink, "T." (not in Lugt); verso, upper left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund