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Men Catching Birds

1602
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1091

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.4 x 14.6 cm (3 11/16 x 5 3/4 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

97.1156

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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