Requires Photography

Portrait of Dante Alighieri

1803
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 045, iv/v; Apell 94, iii/iii; Le Blanc 130, iii/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.8 x 40.5 cm (21 3/16 x 15 15/16 in.) Platemark: 32.7 x 23.2 cm (12 7/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M6452

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Charles Callahan Perkins, Boston (1823-1886); by descent to his children; their gift to the MFA April 9, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of C. C. Perkins