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Portrait of Ludovico Ariosto

1807
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Pietro Ermini (Italian, 1774-1850)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 013, ii/v; Apell 78, ii/iv; Le Blanc 115, a state between i/iv and iii/iv (it is not clear if this is Le Blanc's state ii/iv)

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.6 x 30.7 cm (16 3/4 x 12 1/16 in.) Platemark: 33 x 23 cm (13 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13525

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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