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Portrait of Angelo Poliziano

about 1814-1825
Pietro Bettelini (Italian, 1763–1828), After Pietro Ermini (Italian, 1774-1850), Published by Luigi Bardi (Italian, active 1811 - 1843)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 52; Meyer 59, i/ii (?); Apell 35, i/ii (?)

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.9 x 40.4 cm (21 5/8 x 15 7/8 in.) Platemark: 32.5 x 23.4 cm (12 13/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14159

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, within platemark, lower left, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); recto, within platemark, lower right, an unidentified blindstamp; verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right 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