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Portrait of Leonardo da Vinci

1795
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, 1452–1519), Published by John Chamberlaine (English, 1745–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 2085, ii/ii; Tuer 677

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.2 x 39.8 cm (20 15/16 x 15 11/16 in.) Platemark: 32.7 x 24.4 cm (12 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

B376

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving, printed in sanguine ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock