Pietro Bembo

about 1547
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574), Probably after Antonio Francesco Doni (Italian, 1513–1574)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 344; Massari 91, only state

Dimensions

Sheet (including strip added at right): 37.4 x 28 cm (14 3/4 x 11 in.) Original Sheet: 37.4 x 22.2 cm (14 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.) Platemark: 23.4 x 16.8 cm (9 3/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P14275

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Giuseppe (Joseph) Storck, Milan (1766-1836)(Lugt 2319), 1799; verso, lower left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Giuseppe (Joseph) Storck, Milan (1766-1836)(Lugt 2319), 1799; Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Paris (1790-1876)(Lugt 119); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund