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Portrait of Petrarch

1805
Raphael Morghen (Italian, 1758–1833), After Stefano Tofanelli (Italian, 1752–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Halsey 141, v/v (the Bardi publication line has not been inked, but is visible on careful inspection); Apell 132, iv/iv; Le Blanc 169, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.9 x 24.1 cm (13 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.) Platemark: 32.9 x 23.1 cm (12 15/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M1578

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales