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Mucius Scaevola

17th century
Unidentified artist, French, 17th century, After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.5 x 15.1 cm (4 1/8 x 5 15/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P13723

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937), 1822, with his additional notation "The 2nd states have the words / Franciscus Parmens inv / F. Bourlier ex cum priv Reg."; verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937), 1822; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund