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Portrait of Niccolò Macchiavelli

1795
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Johann Georg von Dillis (German, 1759 - 1841), After Agnolo Bronzino (Italian, 1503-1572)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 091, first Trial Proof; Apell 119, before i/i; Le Blanc 156

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.2 x 16.4 cm (8 3/4 x 6 7/16 in.) Platemark: 19.2 x 14.4 cm (7 9/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13592

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, lower center, an illegible blindstamp (a large circle); recto, lower left, an illegible blindstamp (a small oval); verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower 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