Requires Photography

Portrait of Count Francesco Algarotti

1790
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Giovanni Battista Mengardi (Italian, 1738–1796)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 009(3), only state; from Apell 76; from Le Blanc 113

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.4 x 8.9 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P13517

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower right, 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