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Portrait of Giovanni Boccaccio

1822
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), and Giovanni Rivera (Italian, about 1776–1861), After Vincenzo Gozzini (active c. 1788-1810)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 023, ii/iv; Apell 80, i/iii; Le Blanc 122

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.9 x 24.9 cm (14 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.) Platemark: 32.5 x 22.5 cm (12 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P13532

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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