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Pan Playing the Pipes before a Bust of Martial

1783
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Giovanni Battista Cipriani (Italian (Florentine), 1727–1785, active in London), Published by Giuspanio Graglia (Italian, active c. 1783)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 1744, apparently an undescribed state, before the title in the rectangular cartouche, but with the names of the artists and the publication line; Tuer 887

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 11.7 cm (7 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10593

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower 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 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund