Requires Photography

Portrait of a Knight of Malta

about 1625–30
Ottavio Leoni (Italian, 1578–1630)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 08

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.7 x 11.5 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)(trimmed to platemark)

Accession Number

P13795

Medium or Technique

Engraving and stipple

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Borderline drawn in with pen and brown ink just inside the platemark

Markings

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

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund