Portrait of Michelangelo

1546
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574), After Enea Vico (Italian, 1523–1567)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 346; Massari 87, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.2 x 14.7 cm (8 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)(with margins at top, bottom, and right; trimmed within the platemark at left) Platemark (vertical dimension): 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14276

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, 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