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La Vecchia Rimbambita Muove Riso alla Fanciuletta

Engraved by Jacob Bos (Netherlandish, 1549–1580), After Sofonisba Anguissola (Italian (Cremonese), about 1532–1625), Published by Antonio Lafreri (French (worked in Italy), 1512–1577)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. III, 13

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.8 x 43.1 cm (13 5/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.2039

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in margin below image: LA VECCHIA RIMBAMBITA MVUOVE RISO ALLA FANCIVLETTA/Opera di Sofonisba Gentildona Cremonese./Ant. Lafreri Sequani. formis Impresse Roma.

Signed

in plate, lower left: Iacobus Bos belga. incidebat

Markings

watermark [not identified]; recto, in ink, lower left: MB; in graphite: X; 2224; right of center: [?]; lower right, in ink: 35; [?]; verso, in graphite: Jacob van der Bos. /J. Bos d'apres Sophenisba Anguissola/Cat. Venti [Delbec?]/[?]88; voir Zani; R; 2n6469[underlined]; [?]; in ink, upper left: [? -number]

Provenance

November 12, 1964, purchased from C.G. Boerner (dealer) by the MFA.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund