Moses Showing the Ten Commandments to the Israelites

1615
Orazio Borgianni (Italian, about 1578–1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 35; Illustrated Bartsch 35

Dimensions

Sheet: 16 x 18 cm (6 5/16 x 7 1/16 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark)

Accession Number

64.1539

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Bartsch (and Illustrated Bartsch) catalogued this print as number 35, although it is number 36 in Borgianni’s series (and vice versa with Bartsch 36).

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard