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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, iv/iv; Apell 80, iii/iii; Le Blanc 122

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.8 x 37.4 cm (21 3/16 x 14 3/4 in.) Platemark: 32.5 x 22.6 cm (12 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M12276

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of W. S. Dexter