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Portrait of Michelangelo Buonarroti

1815
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 38, a state after iii/iii, with horizontal shading lines around the oval; Le Blanc 27

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.8 x 18.6 cm (10 9/16 x 7 5/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P14137

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund