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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: 54.7 x 38 cm (21 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.) Platemark: 32.5 x 23.3 cm (12 13/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M12173

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, within the platemark, lower right, an unidentified blindstamp; verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William S. Dexter, Boston (1828-1908); his gift to the MFA March 12, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of W. S. Dexter