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Mercury and Minerva in Rome

1789
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Edward Francis Burney (English, 1760–1848), Published by Francesco Sastres (Italian, active c. 1789-1809)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 1784, iii/iii; Tuer 896

Dimensions

Sheet: 16 x 14.9 cm (6 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10595

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, lower left, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); verso, 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)(Lugt 1310); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund